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MSW Online Hooding Ceremony and Graduation Information

Winter 2020 Online Celebration

December 18, 2020, 10:00 am (MDT)

This celebration will be held virtually.

Join the celebration here! (YouTube Live)

Schedule of events:

Welcome and Introductory Remarks – Randy Magen, Director, School of Social Work

Associate Dean’s Remarks – Joelle Powers, Associate Dean, College of Health Sciences

Recognition of Field Instructors – Nicole Lang, Assistant Director, Field Education

Recognition of Child Welfare Scholars – Alyssa Reynolds, Scholars Coordinator

MSW Graduate Video Presentation – Loretta Constantinidis, Field Coordinator

Presentation of Master’s Students – Lori Watsen, Clinical Associate Professor

Concluding Remarks – Randy Magen, Director, School of Social Work

Future Hooding Ceremony Dates

Spring 2021 – Friday, May (AM)

Summer 2021 – Friday, August (AM)

Planning to attend?

If you are planning on attending the Hooding Ceremony, be sure to complete the registration form.  NOTE: We collect important information on this form so if you do not fill it out we will not know you are coming!

Hooding Ceremony Registration

Using the link provided below, please provide us with the comments you’d like read at the podium thanking your family and friends as you walk across the stage. Be sure to be clear on how you would like your name to appear on the program (including any accents on any particular letters—é, ñ, etc.). Please do this in 35 words or fewer. Fill out your registration card here.

Required Regalia

The following academic regalia are required to participate in Convocation or Commencement and will be available for purchase at the Boise State Bookstore:

  • Mortar board
  • Gown
  • Master’s hood (in citron color)
  • Tassel

Regalia will be available for purchase in late March and we will post more information on how to order at that time.

Welcome to Campus!

Area Information and Hotels

Are you visiting Boise for the first time? Find information about the area and discounted hotel options here.