Graduation Ceremony

2019 CST Spring Graduation

Thursday, May 9, 2019
McGonigle Hall

Reception: to be determined

Student RSVP 

Students must RSVP for the CST Winter Ceremony. The RSVP deadline is April 5th. Students must have RSVP to have a seat as graduation, as well as have tickets for their guests. Late RSVPs may result in limited ticket availability. 

You can only RSVP to graduation with your Temple email address. If you are logged into another account, you will not be able to RSVP. 

Mandatory Rehearsal/Q&A

To be determined

Parking Pass and Graduation Ticket information to follow
Students need to RSVP in order to participate in the graduation ceremony. 

Cap and Gown
Graduates can order their cap and gown through the Bookstore in person or by ordering on their website:
The cost of your full academic regalia is as follows:

  • Bachelor's Degree: $73.98 + tax
  • Master's Degree: $79.98 + tax
  • Doctoral Degree: $92.98 + tax

For more information contact the Main Campus Bookstore at 215-204-4505 or 215-204-5578. 

Special Needs
If you or your guests need assistance, please let us know on the RSVP Web page in the “comments” section.

A photographer from Legacy Photographics is at the ceremony. Each graduate is photographed as they cross the stage. Legacy Photographics, Inc. will contact each graduate after the ceremony with information on how to purchase photos. If you have any questions, please contact Legacy at 1-800-447-2550 or 610-279-1791 or visit their website

Balloons are not allowed inside McGonigle.

Diploma Information:
Diplomas will be mailed to graduating students within six to eight weeks of graduation. Keep in mind, the official document of record is the academic transcript, available through the Registrar's website (go to and click Transcript Services). Any questions regarding your diploma please email:


  • CST Graduation Ceremony is only for College of Science and Technology students who have not participated in a previous graduation.
  • The University Commencement ceremony, for all schools and colleges, is held once per year in May.

Faculty RSVP 

Faculty can RSVP for the CST Winter Ceremony. Faculty do not need tickets if they are processing in. If they are attending in the audience, they should request tickets. 

For more information
Center for Academic Advising and Professional Development
Paley Library Suite 150, 1210 Polett Walk