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Welcome to the Commencement Pages

Here you will find information about FNU's annual graduation ceremony, held each September in Lexington, KY. Please check back often as new details come available. For questions, please get in touch with

We look forward to helping you celebrate your degree conferral!

Next Commencement Ceremony: Saturday, September 24, 2022.

Students with an official program completion date (as conferred by the Registrar) since the last commencement ceremony in September 2021 will be invited to participate as recognized graduates. Watch this page for more details coming in Spring 2022.


  • Eligibility Criteria
  • Ceremony Details
  • Event RSVP
  • FNU Registrar's page - to apply for degree/certificate conferral
    • NOTE: Students must apply with the Registrar upon completion of their academic program of study. Applying for graduation via the Registrar is separate from the Commencement ceremony RSVP processAfter applying with the Registrar for degree conferral, you must still complete an event RSVP if you plan to participate in the Commencement ceremony.