Tennessee Promise


The GRAD Fair provides opportunities to:

  • Meet college recruiters
  • Pick up caps and gowns
  • Pick up pronouncer cards*
  • Join Southwest's Alumni Association

*Pronouncer cards are used to announce your name as you walk across the stage on Commencement day. Remember to bring this card with you on the day of Commencement.

Note: Regalia and cap/gown are used interchangeably.

2017 GRAD Fair and Cap/Gown Pick Up
Date/Day Time Location
May 2/Tuesday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Nabors Auditorium
May 3/Wednesday 3-6 p.m. Union Avenue Campus, B Building, Room 106 (Saluqi Den)

Also at the GRAD Fair you can:

  • Meet with a Jostens representative to take advantage of event only prices on select college rings
  • Pre-order your graduation ceremony DVD
  • Pre-order roses for graduation
  • Get help finding a job with Career Services
    • job listings
    • resume review services
    • job interview preparation

Remember to check the Graduation/Commencement website for all updates.