Graduation 2024

Commencement 2024

10 AM Saturday, May 11, 2024
Doors open at 8 a.m.

Graduates, you can check in beginning at 8 AM and must arrive no later than 9:30 AM. Please allow time for parking.

Welcome to MACU’s 2024 Graduation site! We will update this page periodically with important information regarding the commencement ceremony taking place at 10:00am CST on Saturday, May 11, 2024 at the Oklahoma City Convention Center. Please check back often to ensure you are prepared and informed for the celebration ahead.

Preparation for Graduates

  1. Apply for Graduation on the “M Portal” before the March 1, 2024 deadline (
  2.  Order Regalia by 11:59pm on March 31, 2024 (
  3. Graduates in need of accommodations related to areas such as mobility, hearing, language, or disability are encouraged to contact [email protected]. Please, submit all requests prior to Commencement as this will allow MACU to make necessary arrangements to meet the needs of our graduates. 

Connect With Us!

Connect with MACU and your fellow grads! Use #MACUGrad2024 on social media and join our Facebook group here.

You can also follow us on social media!

Grad Night

On the evening of Friday, May 10th, from 5:00-7:30pm, MACU will host our annual on- campus Grad Night party. This year’s attendees can expect lawn games, food trucks, door prizes, campus tours, and much more. Formal programming will conclude with service of worship and prayer in JASCO chapel from 7:00-7:30pm. Please let us know if you plan to attend and how many family members or friends will be with you by filling out this quick RSVP form.

Nominate a Graduate

We are so #MACUProud of our graduates! Nominate a 2024 grad to be featured on social media by filling out this form.

Prohibited Acts

To ensure everyone has an enjoyable experience, we ask that all attendees respect the following: 

  • No saving seats
  • No blocking doorways or standing in the aisles
  • No balloons
  • No use of air horns or confetti
  • No smoking or vaping
  • No bringing food or drink into the Exhibit Halls
  • No drinking or possession of alcoholic beverages
  • No weapons
  • Graduates will not be allowed to bring any items, or people, on stage with them

Anyone who willfully violates these rules or causes disruptions will be asked to leave or escorted from the building. We appreciate your cooperation. 

Common Questions

When is the deadline to apply for graduation? 

Before Friday, March 1, 2024

When do I need to order my regalia (cap and gown)?  

Before Monday, April 1, 2024

When will the Commencement Ceremony take place?    

10:00am on Saturday, May 11, 2024

Where will the Ceremony take place?     

The Oklahoma City Convention Center

How many guests can I bring? 

As many as you’d like! There is plenty of seating. 

Will my guests need tickets to attend? 

No. Please bring as many people as you’d like. 

Where is the nearest airport?     

Will Rogers World Airport

What is there to do in Oklahoma City?    

Follow this link for the Top 10 Things! 

Guest Information

Convention Center Parking:

  • Located at 15 SW 4th St., Oklahoma City, OK
  • Entrance on Sheridan
  • Monthly, hourly, daily, valet available
  • 1,105 total spaces
  • 24 ADA accessible spaces
  • Free OKC streetcar ticket for two people per parking receipt

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