Graduating from Anderson

Anderson Graduation Ceremony

The Anderson School of Management hosts its own departmental convocation ceremony.

Thursday, May 9, 2024, 4 p.m.
University Arena, "The Pit"

UNM Graduation Ceremony

More information about UNM General Commencement

Apply for Graduation

Getting close to graduating? Fill out the online Application to Graduate with your expected semester graduation date. 

Undergraduate Students   Graduate Students


Baccalaureate degree recipients who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 and have earned a minimum of 60 hours in residence at UNM are automatically awarded Baccalaureate Honors by the University. The designations are as provided below.*

DesignationGPA Range
Cum laude3.50 to 3.74
Magna cum laude3.75 to 3.89
Summa cum laude3.90 and above
  • Recognition in the Commencement Program: Recognition in the Anderson graduation program is determined by the cumulative GPA from your most recently completed semester, and it requires the student to have completed 30 credits at UNM.
  • Honors on your diploma: Once all grades have posted, if your cumulative UNM GPA is within the above range and you have met the residency criteria, honors will be printed on your diploma.

Baccalaureate degree recipients who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 and have earned between 30-59 hours in residence at UNM are awarded Anderson School of Management honors. This status is acknowledged in the Anderson Convocation program only. Students qualify for only one honors designation depending on total credit hours completed at UNM.

*This information will remain unchanged (UNM Policy).

Information about purchasing graduation accessories, diploma frames and tassels can be found at the UNM Bookstores website.

Privacy Flag Waiver

The names of any graduating students who have a privacy flag set on their student record will NOT be printed in the virtual ceremony program or displayed during the ceremony, unless they fill out and submit a Limited Privacy Flag Waiver form.