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Graduation Information

Commencement 2024

May 10, 2025
Line-up 10 a.m.
Commencement Start 11 a.m.

Located at Muncie Fieldhouse
525 North Walnut St, Muncie, IN 47305


Parking Information

Graduates and their guests can park in Ivy Tech's green parking lots. MiTS has designated pick up locations in each of the lots. Limited handicapped spots are available at the Fieldhouse and require a handicapped placard or license plate be visible on the vehicle.

Parking Map

Please do not park in non-designated parking lots that do not belong to Ivy Tech.


Please apply to graduate now  so we can ensure your name is added to the program book. A graduation application is required to ensure you receive a physical copy of your degree.

The deadline to make the commencement book is April 1st of the year you are graduating. 

How to Apply to Graduate:

  1. Log into MyIvy. 
  2. Click on Tools & Resources. 
  3. Choose "Apply to Graduate" in the Tools section.
  4. Follow the onscreen instructions to apply!

Questions about applying to graduate or if you're eligible? Contact: 

  • RSVP for Commencement
    Only the graduate needs to RSVP for commencement. Please do not need order extra seats for your guests, there is no limit to the number of guests you may have.

    RSVP Here

  • Can't make it to the ceremony? Watch live here!

  • Fill out this form and share your success and future plans with us to possibly be featured on our social media and other Ivy Tech promotions! 


  • All students are welcome to attend this networking and confirmation event. Meet local employer partners, 4-year partners, and verify your diploma information. After verification is complete you will receive honors, military, ASAP, and/or High School cords, if applicable. 


    Check Status
    If you are unable to attend Gradfest, you need to verify your diploma information with the Records Office. The Records Office is located on the second floor of the George and Frances Ball Building at 125 South High Street, Muncie, IN 47305. You are welcome to call the Records Office at:

    Muncie - 765-289-2291 ext. 1242
    Henry County - 765-599-2613 ext. 4010

  • Graduation apparel is available for ordering online. The deadline to order your regalia and have it shipped to your home is April 5, 2024. 


    Questions? Contact: 
    765-289-2291 ext. 1616


No. Graduates can pick up their cords and graduate cards when they check in during commencement. When they arrive at Muncie Central Fieldhouse, they will enter through door Door 1 to check in. Once checked in, graduates will line up by school/program—we will have staff available to guide them.

Yes. Eligible students can apply to graduate until the end of the term. The application deadline is specific to Commencement and ensures we have your name in the Commencement Booklet and Program.

Students must wear black caps & gowns. We recommend comfortable shoes and business casual attire. Plan to give your personal belongings to your guests, as there is no place to store them during the ceremony.

Yes! Students are encouraged to decorate their caps. Keep an eye on the IvyLife page for cap decorating events held by Student Life! Note that decorations must be appropriate (no obscene language, writing, or imagery). Ensure that the tassel can still be moved from one side to the other.

Commencement is not a ticketed event – there is no limit to who you can bring! Graduates with young children should plan on having their children sit with friends and family.

No, graduates will receive the Ivy Tech Community College diploma cover when they walk across the stage. Diplomas will be mailed out to the home address on file after they have been conferred. Degree conferral takes between 6-8 weeks after the term has ended. Students are encouraged to check their unofficial transcript to ensure the degree has been awarded.