Graduation Process

ENMU-Ruidoso graduates 2021 photo
2021 ENMU-Ruidoso graduates, turning their tassels from the right side to the left at the end of the ceremony.

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

Note: 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.

Graduation Steps

  • Complete the ENMU-Ruidoso Application for Graduation
  • Complete the Graduate Exit Interview
  • Submit the completed Graduation Application to the Success Emporium
  • If you plan to walk in the Spring Commencement, contact the Success Emporium to purchase your regalia

If you have any questions, contact the Success Emporium, 575-315-1120