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Congratulations Biola Graduates!

Please check out the resources below to prepare for a smooth and memorable commencement experience for you and your guests. You’ll find important information on graduation requirements, regalia, tickets, commencement day reminders and post-graduation resources.

Both fall and spring graduates will walk in the May ceremonies.

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • October 29, 2023 2023 Regalia & Keepsakes Order Deadline for Biola Store pick up
  • March 2024
    • March 5, 2024 — 2024 Regalia & Keepsakes Order Deadline for Biola Store pick up 
    • Complimentary Tickets Released
    • March 20, 2024 — An email regarding complimentary tickets will be released.
    • March 28, 2024 — Complimentary tickets released online starting at 10 a.m.
  • April 2024
    • April 17, 2024 — 
      • Regalia online pre-orders are available for pick at the Graduation Fair.
      • Graduation Fair — On Metzger Lawn from 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
    • April 22, 2024 — The Biola Store will be available during open hours for regalia purchases and pick up.
  • May 2, 2024 — Undergraduate Baccalaureate (non-ticketed event)
  • May 3–4, 2024 — Commencement Ceremonies (ticketed event)

Please refer to the schedule of ceremonies and special events for additional details.

Commencement Preparation

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Graduation Requirements

Are you approved to graduate? Check to make sure you have completed all of your graduation requirements before Commencement Day.

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Cap, Gown and Commemorative Items

Do you have your cap and gown? Find out how to order your regalia and other commemorative items including invitations, yearbook ads and flowers.

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Guest Tickets

Request your complimentary guest tickets and learn about additional tickets, entry requirement and guest seating policies!

Commencement Day Reminders

Make sure to read these commencement day reminders to find important information about rehearsals, seating assignments, parking, accessible accommodations and more!

Read Commencement Day Reminders

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What’s Next After Graduation?

Whether you’re applying for graduate school, looking for a job or wanting to stay connected to Biola, here are some resources to help you get started.

Explore Post-Graduation Resources