Wednesday, March 14th & Thursday, March 15th
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
CSUN Campus Store complex
Here are a list of items and vendors for you to consider:
- Regalia (Caps & Gowns), Announcements, & Diploma Frames (Herff Jones)
- Matador pride materials and other college related gifts and goodies (Camups Store)
- Pre-Order flower bouquets, Orchid Leis, & Kukui Nut Leis (Commencement Flowers)
- Order a University Class Ring (Jostens)
- Information regarding the Outstanding Graduating Senior Award and Honors Convocation
- Information about Alumni Association memberships
GRADFEST DOOR BUSTER PRIZES
We will be notifying the Door Buster Prize winners by CSUN email - stay tuned!
Be sure to reference the Official Commencement Handbook that was distributed during GradFest. This handbook details much of the information that ceremony participants, families, and friends wish to know as they anticipate their graduation day. Click here for to view the handbook online, or you can pick one up at the CSUN Campus Store.
Cap and Gown Rental
Students are required to wear commencement regalia (caps and gowns) at their Commencement Ceremony. Students will have the opportunity to pre-order their cap and gown at GradFest. After GradFest students can also pre-order thier caps and gowns online. Pre-ordered regalia can be delivered to your home (for a small fee), or will be available for pick up during the first week of May.
Different vendors will be present and available to answer any questions and order items for your commencement ceremony
And many more!
Take advantage of exclusive GradFest discounts
GradImages will be taking portraits during GradFest. Just show up at your convenience and photo-ready! A link to your digital proofs will be emailed to you around 48 hours following the portrait session, along with optional text message notifications. You will also receive a passport-sized, color proof image in the mail approximately one week after the event.
There is no obligation to purchase, and GradImages guarantees complete satisfaction. For more information on their services at your upcoming event, visit this quick resource. Contact GradImages toll free customer service number at 1-800-261-2576 or at their website.
Fun, Contests, and More!
|Door Buster Prizes|
All graduating students who participate in GradFest are eligible to win prizes. Prizes will be awarded throughout the day, and include Diploma Frames, Graduation Sashes, License Plate Frames, and much more! Winners will be notified via CSUN email. We look forward to seeing you there!
|Alumni Instagram Challenge|
Participate in GradFest #TransformationTuesday Instagram contest for a chance to win limited-edition CSUN swag. If you’re a graduating student, post side-by-side pictures of yourself from your first and last year at CSUN, and direct message it to the CSUN Alumni Association Instagram page (@csunalumni). Random winners will be chosen weekly, and the CSUN Alumni Instagram page might feature your transformation. The contest starts Feb. 20 until Gradfest begins on March 14! Prizes can be picked up at the CSUN Alumni Office. We’ll see you at Gradfest where you can purchase your Alumni Value Pack!
|Senior Class Gift|
When you give you will truly get something back during GradFest. Donate $18 to the Senior Class Gift and receive the limited-edition Class of 2018 T-shirt. You also receive the gratification of giving back and starting your own tradition of supporting your alma mater. The Senior Class Gift is a long standing tradition where graduating Matadors give to their fellow Matadors. This year, your donation will support the CSUN Food Pantry, MataCare Fund and CSUN Alumni services.