Phonetic Name Pronunciation Form

Please take a moment to fill out this Pronunciation Form.

Print your full name and phonetic spelling or a familiar word that rhymes with your name, so we know how it sounds. Syllables are separated by dashes. Stressed syllables are capitalized. For example, Raul Gonzalez: rah-OOL gon-SAL-les


If you are particularly concerned about the pronunciation of your name, or are unsure about how to write it phonetically, call 301-624-2726 or speak with a Bookstore associate when you pick up your regalia and tickets.


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Contact Information

Ceremony Coordinator
Phone: 301.624.2726
Associate Registrar
Phone: 301.846.2655

2019/2020 Graduation Dates & Deadlines

August 2019 Graduation
Confer Date: 8/30/2019
Last day to apply: 08/15/2019
Posting date (showing on transcript): No later than 9/30/19
Diplomas mailed directly to students: October 2019

December 2019 Graduation
Confer Date: 12/30/2019
Last day to apply: 12/15/2019
Posting date (showing on transcript): No later than 1/30/20
Diplomas mailed: February 2020

May 2020 Graduation
Confer Date/Commencement: 5/21/2020
Last day to apply: 04/01/2020
Posting date (showing on transcript): No later than 6/21/2020
Diplomas mailed: July 2020