Announcements and Photography


You can order graduation announcements at GradFest March 26-28, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Montezuma Hall, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union or online at Jostens. Samples are on display in the SDSU Bookstore. Order announcements by mid-April to ensure ample time for mailing.


Graduation portrait photographers will be available during GradFest, March 26-28.

GradImages Photography will take photographs of each graduate on stage during the commencement ceremonies.

Each graduate will be sent no-obligation proofs of the commencement photographs via email and text after the event. Proofs will also be sent via postal mail. You will have the opportunity to purchase prints after you have seen your proofs.

Prior to the ceremony, graduates can also pre-register by visiting GradImages and using the “Pre-Event Email Registration” link. There you will enter your email address and up to six (6) email addresses for others to view and order your photos.

If you have any questions about your commencement ceremony photographs, please visit GradImages or call toll-free 1-800-261-2576.


Leis and bouquets will be sold at several locations around campus at commencement. Students and guests are encouraged to pre-order for pick up before the ceremony so they can wear their leis on stage and in pictures. Visit The Commencement Group to place a pre-order.


Class rings, diploma frames and other mementos will be available during GradFest, March 26-28.

sdsu cap

Friday, May 10
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday, May 11
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday, May 12
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


SDSU Regalia

The SDSU bookstore will have a regalia table at Viejas Arena during the commencement ceramonies. This will be located at the graduates' entrance in Lot 13 north of Viejas Arena.