Athens State Graduates

Ceremony Information

Graduation ceremonies are held at the end of each semester. At the end of the fall and spring semesters, three ceremonies are held- one for each college – Arts and Sciences, Business, and Education. Each ceremony is held in the Athens State University Carter Physical Education Center Gymnasium. There will be one ceremony at the end of the summer semester to include all colleges.

For those who aren’t able to attend, we will be streaming the live event.  Links will be made available through the Athens State University website and social media accounts.

Spring 2024 Ceremony

Saturday, April 27, 2024
Carter Physical Education Center – Gymnasium

  • College of Arts & Sciences – 12:00 pm: Ceremony Information
    including those seeking secondary education certification

Detailed ceremony information will be emailed to all students who applied for graduation approximately 1 month before the ceremony.


In addition to your diploma document, a digital version of your diploma will be provided.  A student’s major or minor does not appear on the diploma but is listed on the student’s academic transcript.

For Summer 2023 graduates, diplomas will be mailed by August 25, 2023.

Graduation Ceremony Times

Graduation Ceremony Times for 2023-2025