Invitations and Rings
Invitations are not required for participation in Commencement. If you wish to purchase invitations, they are available at:
You may choose from two styles, personalized or standard. Invitations need to be ordered 3 weeks in advance.
College Rings - Jewelry and Mementos
Class rings and other jewelry items are available from Balfour and Jostens. Balfour products are available at the University Store. Look for notices around campus to find out when company representatives will be on campus. Check their websites for further information.
Inviting Parents to Commencement (International Travel)
If a student is trying to obtain a letter from the University that states she is graduating this semester and plans to attend Commencement and wants to invited parents and families who live internationally, please contact one of the following below. We, as the Commencement Office, cannot write letters per legal, it must come from one of the following offices:
- International Programs, if the student is an International Student https://www.memphis.edu/iss/contact_us/index.php
- Registrar (901-678-2810)
- College where the student is graduating from https://www.memphis.edu/commencement/graduates/graduation-analyst.php