Commencement Preparation at Idaho State University

Commencement Program

Commencement Program
Date Saturday, May 10, 2014
Time Commencement begins at 10 a.m. and will run approximately 2 to 3 hours.
Place Holt Arena, Pocatello Campus
Guests Graduates may invite as many guests as they wish. No tickets are required.
Reception Graduates and their family are cordially invited to attend a reception hosted by President Arthur C. and Dr. Laura Vailas immediately following the ceremony on the turf of Holt Arena.
Special Needs Call Holt Arena Ticket office at (208) 282-4931. Seating for persons with special needs will be available. See an usher when you arrive at Commencement.
Photography Professional photography will be provided by Jolesch Photography. Pictures will be available to purchase online approximately three weeks after Commencement at
Who Those invited to attend the ceremony include undergraduate students with graduation dates of December, May and August and graduate students with graduation dates of August, December and May (please contact a Graduation Specialist for more information).
RSVP NO RSVP is required at this time to participate in Commencement.
Commencement Rehearsal
Date Friday, May 9, 2014
Time 3:30 p.m. Rehearsal will run approximately 1 hour.
Place Holt Arena (on the turf), Pocatello Campus
Cap and Gown Academic regalia (cap and gown) will be available for purchase at our Grad Finale event on February 24 and 25 in the PSUB Ballroom, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. After that time, orders can be placed at the Bookstore or by calling them (208.282.3237). The deadline to order is April 1st. Additionally, you can order class rings and announcements at Grad Finale or after the event at

Watch ISU’s 2014 Commencement

Idaho State University’s Commencement program will be available for viewing during and after Commencement. The live feed will start at 9:45 a.m. (MT) on Saturday, May 10th. To watch the video production of Commencement, please click on the link provided below.

WebCast America Commencement Video

For General Commencement Information or Questions, Please Contact: