Commencement

Fall 2022 Commencement 

Penn State Greater Allegheny will celebrate the accomplishments of the Fall 2022 Class on Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in the Wunderley Gymnasium.   

Reservations are required to attend the ceremony.  Please send any questions you may have about reservations or commencement in general to [email protected].    


Information for Graduates

Bookstore Information

Questions concerning cap and gown orders can be directed via email to [email protected] or by phone to 412-675-9020.

Graduation Rehearsal 

Mark your calendar for Wednesday, December 14, 2022 during Common Period for a Graduation Rehearsal and Senior Celebration in the Ostermayer Room - Student Community Center.  Additional information will be sent to your Penn State email account.  

Watch Commencement Online 

Penn State Greater Allegheny will be live streaming the commencement ceremony for those who are unable to attend in person on Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. via greaterallegheny.psu.edu/live-events 

Check Your Address 

You will be receiving important graduation information in the mail, so it is important that your address is up to date. You can check your address on LionPATH. Make sure that both your local and permanent addresses are correct.  Important information is also sent to your PSU email, so check your email regularly and frequently. 

Diplomas 

If you wish to change the way your name will appear on your diploma, you should file a request for a name change promptly through the Registrar's Office.  All diplomas will be mailed from University Park to your permanent residence address approximately four weeks after the commencement ceremony. If your diploma was damaged in the mail, please return it to the Registrar's Office at University Park with a note saying it was damaged. After the damaged diploma is received, a new one will be sent at no charge.