Graduation Information

Indiana Wesleyan University offers three dates a year on which to honor our graduates and confer degrees: April, August and December. There are usually two, if not three, ceremonies on each of these dates.

Our most recent graduation ceremonies were held on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Our commencement speaker was John Isch, MD, Retired Founder and Chairman, Cardiovascular Surgery Department at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. The commencement address was entitled, “Give Your Life Away”.

Graduation ceremonies are held in the Chapel-Auditorium of IWU’s Marion campus. For further information on seating, directions, tickets and accommodations, please click here. Additionally, on the day of graduation, the ceremonies are streamed live on the Web at

Upcoming Graduation

August 9, 2014

Graduation Ceremony Schedule
10:00 A.M. All undergraduate degrees (excluding non-residential RNBSN)
2:00 P.M. RNBSN (non-residential) and all graduate degrees


  • Students with incomplete grades are not eligible for graduation.
  • All bills must be paid before diplomas and transcripts are released.
  • Please confirm that the Registrar’s Office has your correct mailing address. Your current address can be found on your student MyIWU portal.
Comfort Suites - Marion
1345 N. Baldwin Ave.
Marion, IN 46952
Holiday Inn Express
4914 N. Beaner Blvd.
Gas City, IN 46933
Super 8 Motel - Gas City
5172 S. Kaybee Drive
Gas City, IN 46933
Best Western - Gas City
4936 S. Kaybee Drive
Gas City, IN 46933
Hampton Inn
1502 N. Baldwin Ave.
Marion, IN 46952
The College Inn
3902 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953

Future Graduation Dates

  • December 13, 2014

For more information about graduation, please direct your questions to

Registrar's Office

Barnes Student Center, Suite 282
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953
Phone: 765-677-2131
Fax: 765-677-2662