Senior Salute

PLEASE NOTE: Due to inclement weather, the second day of Senior Salute will be moved to Thursday, March 22, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. in the Wynne Hall of Fame Room in the Ramsay Basketball Center. Caps and gowns will be available for purchase. Doctoral Students will have the opportunity to order custom regalia if interested.

Please check your tuition account prior to the Salute to be sure you do not have a financial hold. You will NOT be able to pick up your cap and gown or tickets if you have an outstanding balance. If you have a past due balance and wish to make a payment, contact the Bursar's Office at, at 610-660-2400 or stop by Barbelin 122. If you have a past due balance due to a financial aid issue, or wish to explore available financing options to cover your balance, contact the Office of Financial Aid at, at 610-660-2000 or stop by Hawk Central, Barbelin 121.

Students may pick up ceremony tickets at this time. Undergraduate, PLS and HDC graduates will receive seven tickets for the lawn on Curran Field, Maguire Campus.  In addition, all graduates (undergraduate, graduate and doctoral) will receive two rain tickets, in the event that the ceremony is moved to the Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena for severe inclement weather. Doctoral and graduate students do not require tickets for Curran Field.

There will be vendors on hand at the Salute with announcements, class rings, and frame options.  In addition, there will be a professional photographer offering on-site cap and gown photos.


If you are unable to attend this year’s Senior Salute and do not have a financial hold on your account, please pick up your cap and gown at your earliest convenience at the SJU Bookstore beginning March 25, 2018. This includes all pre-orders. If you have a hold on your account and need to explore available financing options, please stop by Hawk Central (Barbelin 121) before picking up your cap and gown. To make a payment, visit the Bursar's Office, Barbelin 121. HDC, PLS, Graduate and Doctoral students that are unable to pick up their cap and gown at the SJU Bookstore may place their order online and pay $15.95 and have it shipped to their home address. Students that did not pick up their graduation ceremony tickets at Senior Salute may do so in the Registrar's Office (BL 106). (Note: Only guests of the Undergraduate, PLS and HDC ceremony will require tickets to Curran Field. Two rain tickets will be distibuted to all graduates in the event that either ceremony is moved to the Hagan Arena for severe inclement weather.)