Commencement at Cleveland University-Kansas City (CUKC) is an exciting event for all involved. The CUKC faculty and administration are proud of the graduates for their hard work, and are pleased to share the ceremony with them. To ensure that everyone is prepared for the events associated with graduation, we have provided all of the pertinent information below.
Overland Park Convention Center
6000 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66211
The CUKC President’s Banquet takes place the evening before graduation. All graduates who plan to attend must RSVP for themselves and all guests joining them. Graduates, once you know who will be attending the banquet with you, please follow this link for details and to RSVP.
The Graduate Exit Meeting at Cleveland University-Kansas City is the last meeting the entire graduating class will share before commencement. During the meeting, students handle a variety of administrative duties associated with completing their degree program.
Call Marriott Reservations at 1 (800) 321-2211 or (913) 317-8500, on or before Wednesday, July 31, 2019, (the “Cutoff Date”) to make sleeping room reservations. Guests should identify themselves as part of the Cleveland University-Kansas City group staying at the Courtyard Kansas City Overland Park/Convention Center, located at 11001 Woodson Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66211-1656.
Other hotel options in Overland Park can be found here.
Business-casual attire is acceptable for both of these events.
At this time, there is not a guest limit for the graduation ceremony.
Here are links to the surveys:
Your diploma will be available for pick-up from the Office of Student Affairs about a week after graduation.
CUKC intends to record and live-stream the graduation ceremony on Facebook.com/ClevelandUnivKC. The recording of the ceremony will be available on Facebook after the event, and also accessible on our website.
Follow CUKC on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @ClevelandUnivKC and share your graduation photos by tagging CUKC or using the hashtags #CUKCproud #CUKCgrad.
Beginning with the Spring 2018 graduation ceremony, you can find photos and video from the ceremonies here: