Graduation

Graduation Ceremony

Klein College of Media and Communication holds its graduation ceremonies on Main Campus in May and December of each year. Graduates have the opportunity to hear their name read, walk across the stage in their cap and gown, and have a keepsake picture taken by a professional photographer.

Thursday, May 11, 2023 1:30 p.m.
The Liacouras Center
1776 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Graduation Ceremony

On Thursday, May 11, graduates will have the opportunity to hear their name read, to walk across the stage wearing their cap and gown, and to have a keepsake picture taken by a professional photographer. Doors open to guests one hour before the ceremony, which begins at 1:30 p.m. 

The ceremony will be streamed live on Klein's YouTube Channel.

For questions, please email 

Register for graduation

Please check back here for more information about registration.

Post-graduation Reception

Please check back for more information about a reception.

Family and Friends Tickets

Guests are welcome to celebrate your graduation with you. At this time, there is no limit on the number of family and friends graduating students may bring. 

Please check back here for more information.

Announcements and Gifts

Temple University Bookstore has a variety of graduation gifts and announcements available to purchase. 

Photo by Betsy Manning

Mandatory Online Graduation Application

The online graduation application notifies Temple University and Klein College of your intent to graduate and allows the Office of University Registrar (OUR) to prepare your electronic online diploma; as well as, mailing a hardcopy of your diploma. If you missed the deadline, please contact 

To apply to graduate:  

  1. Log into your TUPortal.
  2. Click the Self-Service Banner link in the left column.
  3. Select Student, Student Records, and Apply to Graduate.
  4. Follow the instructions to complete.

Ordering Your Academic Regalia

In order to participate in person, you will be required to wear Klein College’s approved cap, gown, hood and tassel at graduation. 

Traveling to the Ceremony

Maps and Directions

Whether you are taking public transportation or driving to Temple for Klein's ceremony, plan ahead and be prepared.

Parking is available in the 15th Street Lot and Liacouras Garage. The price for parking is $20 per entry. Payment in the form of credit cards will be accepted, but no cash will be accepted.

Learn more about Maps & Directions »

Accessibility

Temple Performing Arts Center has accessible entrances and seating areas to accommodate all guests on this special day. 

Learn more about Accessibility » 

Ceremony Photos

To view and purchase photos visit uscandids.com. You can access your photos by event title “Temple Lew Klein Media December 2022” or by event date “12/15/2022.”

If you are unable to view the photos online please call 844-922-6343.

Schedule Your Senior Portraits 

It’s time to schedule your senior photograph for the 2023 Templar Yearbook! Graduates can schedule their appointment by going to www.ouryear.com and entering school code 87120. Portraits will be taken in your own business attire, plus a cap and gown that will be provided on site. In addition to going into the 2023 Templar Yearbook, these portraits can also be useful for your professional networking and job search sites.  

First Destination Survey

No matter your post-graduation plans, completing the university’s First Destination Survey has a huge impact on young alumni programming and future Owls. Log into Handshake and take five to 10 minutes to let us know where you land.