Congrats, Graduates!

We know you're ready to take on the world! ODU Graduation Day has two parts, and we hope you will join us for both. Baccalaureate  takes place as a Mass giving thanks for the blessings of our graduates, and Commencement  is the official ceremony where graduates receive their diplomas.

Ohio Dominican University's 116th Commencement ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2024 on ODU’s Oval.

ODU graduates walking onto the Oval for Commencement

Graduate Info

Graduates, let us help you get ready for this milestone moment. Apply for graduation, RSVP for Commencement, order regalia and more here!


ODU graduate poses for a picture with family after Commencement.

Guest Info

Join your Panther for this exciting day. Get details about the schedule for graduation, seating, parking, photography and more.

View Information

View of a video camera screen showing the graduation podium and stage

Watch Live

Share in your graduate's big day, no matter where you are! Watch ODU's Commencement ceremony live from the Erskine Oval!


What's Next, Grads?

Career Outcomes Survey

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from Ohio Dominican University! The Career Development Center, in addition to being a career resource for you now and as an ODU alumni, surveys graduating seniors regarding job placement and graduate school plans.

Complete the Career Outcomes Survey


ODU publishes aggregate information from these surveys as required by the federal government. Follow-up surveys are sent out three, six and 12 months after graduation. Complete your Career Outcomes Survey by clicking here or on the yellow button above.

Students and recent graduates can still access Handshake with their ODU username and password to make a virtual appointment with a career advisor, as well as search and apply for job opportunities. For additional questions and career support please contact or visit