Graduation Process

ENMU-Ruidoso’s Commencement Ceremony is held in the spring semester. Students completing their degrees must apply for graduation during the semester in which they intend to graduate.

Please be advised that a new application for graduation must be submitted if you do not graduate in the semester for which you applied.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall graduation: October 1
  • Spring graduation: April 10
  • Summer graduation: July 1

If your application is not submitted by the deadline, you will not be listed in the program. If you have any questions, contact the Success Emporium, 575-315-1120.

Graduation Steps

  • Complete the ENMU-Ruidoso Application for Graduation
  • Complete the Graduate Exit Interview
  • Submit the ENMU-Ruidoso Application for Graduation to the Success Emporium
  • If you plan to march in the spring commencement, contact the Success Emporium to purchase your regalia