Graduation Information


  • May 17 – Commencement at the Joel H. Wiens Stadium on the Tabor College campus in Hillsboro
    • 9:15 am: TCW students receive instructions. Please meet in the baseball locker room on the lower level of the Athletic Center just north of the stadium.
    • 9:30 am: Band concert in the stadium
    • 10:00 am: Commencement in the stadium
  • Processional lineup: Hillsboro graduates will meet in the football locker room; Wichita graduates will meet in the baseball locker room. Both rooms are on the lower level of the Athletic Center just north of the stadium. Everyone else should meet NO LATER than 9:30.

In case of inclement weather, both rehearsal and Commencement will be held in the Tabor College Gymnasium at the corner of D and Jefferson. The location will be determined Friday at noon and an announcement will be posted on the Tabor website (

For directions and a downloadable map of the Tabor College campus, click here.

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Application for a Degree

Application for a Degree from Tabor College must be made in the Registrar’s Office at least six months prior to the date that the degree is to be conferred. The links below provide you with the forms you will need to apply for a degree:

Tabor College- Wichita

If you applied for a degree but didn’t finish your degree requirements within a 12-month period, you will need to pay a diploma re-order fee of $25 and submit a Request for a Diploma form.


Commencement exercises are held once a year in May but degrees can be conferred at other times. Students who have completed all degree requirements are encouraged to participate in Commencement. In addition, students who have obtained a 2.0 GPA and who have less than ten hours of deficiencies may participate in Commencement provided they have an approved plan to complete all requirements.

When will I get my diploma?

Degrees will be conferred and diplomas will be issued to students upon completion of their degree requirements and after approval by the Tabor faculty and Board of Directors in February, May or October. Students who have all degree requirements completed prior to Commencement will receive their diplomas right after the Commencement exercises.

Have questions?

Email the Registrar.

Contact Tabor Wichita call 1 (800) 546-8616 for more information