Bear Essentials

Dec. 14, 2022

Commencement Coverage

Kutztown University will host its Fall 2022 Commencement across two ceremonies Dec. 17.

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Graduating Seniors: Where are you headed? - Complete your First Destination Career Outcomes Survey (takes just five minutes) by Dec. 16.  If you haven’t landed a job just yet, answer "Still Seeking." Login to Handshake, then go to Career Center, then First Destination.

Regalia for Fall 2022 Graduates - Purchase your regalia, in-store or online at KU Campus Store. Regalia can be purchased through Dec. 16.

Procedures and Information for Severe Weather - We remind students to be aware of the institution’s procedures and information when there is severe weather.


Wed. Dec. 14

Finals Week - Check your finals schedule.

Thu. Dec. 15

Council of Trustees Meeting - Committee meetings at 1:30 p.m.: Academic and Student Affairs 323 MSU, Finance, Property and Audit 322 MSU, Human Diversity 325 MSU, University Relations and Advancement 324 MSU.  Plenary Session at 3 p.m. in MSU 250.

Lights in the Parkway - As a volunteer, you will be assisting with: checking-in cars, scanning tickets, directing traffic and other various tasks as needed.

Essence Literary and Fine Arts Magazine - Submit your poetry and short fiction submissions to . Up to three pieces of 500 words or less.

Sat. Dec. 17

Commencement Information - View the commencement website for information about Sat. Dec. 17 ceremonies.

Commencement Coverage - Follow the live streams and view photos and other links from Saturday's ceremonies.

Tue. Dec. 20

Look for Grades in MyKU - Fall 2022 grades are scheduled to be posted by 8 p.m.

Wed. Dec. 21

Winter Online Classes Begin - You can still register for a winter session class.

The next Bear Essentials will be published on Wed. Jan. 18.  Enjoy your winter break.