IMPORTANT NOTICE!



Registration for December 2016 Degree Certificates. 



Degree applications for students who intend to complete their degree requirements by end of Fall Semester 2016 will begin on 23rd November 2016. Kindly sign up at the Registrar’s reception desk or send your details (student no. major & concentration/minor) to Rachael (Graduation & Records Assistant) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The application form will be sent to your email address within a week of signing up.



Graduation fee is Kshs. 5000. Those students intending to participate in the August 2017 commencement ceremony to pay an additional refundable fee of Kshs. 5000(gown deposit). Payment deadline is 20th December 2017.
Dear USIU-Africa  Community

USIU-AFRICA, GRADUATION SECURITY GUIDE.

The 38th United States International University-Africa graduation ceremony will be held on Saturday 20th August, 2016 at Usiu-Africa graduation grounds. Inview of that, USIU-A security fraternity wishes to announce the following security arrangements/ parking/routes and access control:

30 MAY

Deadline payment of Graduation fee (KES 5000)
Students completing in Summer 2016 (KES 5000)
Students completing in April 2016(KES10,000, KES 5000
(Gown Deposit Refundable)

30 JUNE

Deadline payment of Outstanding balances

15 JULY

Library Clearance: All the fines must be paid by July 15th in order to be allowed to collect graduation attire and all books must be returned by 13th August 2015.

2 AUGUST - 16 AUGUST

Start of Issue of graduation attire. Issue times 1.00 p.m. -4.15pm
Venue – Auditorium back room upstairs

5 AUGUST

Meeting with graduating students at the auditorium. Time 11.00am

16 AUGUST

End of Issue of graduation attire

17 AUGUST

MORNING: Class Photos – In front of the Library. Please come with your gown & cap.
Individual Studio Photos – Taken after class photos @ Chandaria School of Business on the same day.

AFTERNOON: Mini Graduation Rehearsal 1.30pm Limited transport on a first come, first served basis from Jevanjee Gardens at 1pm.

AFTER REHEARSAL: Class Photos – In front of the Library. Please come with your gown & cap.
Individual Studio Photos – Taken after class photos Chandaria School of Business on the same day.

18 AUGUST

EVENING: Dinner Dance: The graduation dinner dance will be held at Windsor on 18th August 2016 from 6.00pm-11.00pm. Dinner will be served at 9.00pm. Tickets are going for Ksh. 4,000/- and will be available from the SAC office and also from the Committee Members on a first come, first served basis; Payment should be made via Finance office following normal payment procedures (i.e. Mpesa, Bank receipts, debit notes etc). For more information contact Jane Nelson SAC Welfare Rep This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Committee Chair Sandra Onyango on 0711801197. As there are no limits to the number of tickets one can purchase, graduants are advised to pay early to avoid disappointment. PLEASE NOTE THAT PAYMENT DEADLINE IS 10TH OF AUGUST. Last year’s dinner dance was a delight and we expect the same this year. DRESS CODE: BALLROOM GOWNS/ELEGANT DRESSING CODE as the theme is "(ROYALTY)Embracing the Royalty in You"

19 AUGUST

MORNING: Class Photos – In front of the Library Please come with your gown & cap.
Individual Studio Photos – Taken after class photos @ Chandaria School of Business on the same day.

AFTERNOON: Full Graduation Rehearsal 1.30pm
Limited transport on a first come, first served basis from Jevanjee Gardens at 1.00pm

20 AUGUST

Graduation Day (Reporting time 8.00a.m)

24 AUGUST - 15 SEPTEMBER

Commencement photos available:
Photography and Video Coverage.
Prices for the graduation photos will be Kshs 900/- for 3 Shots (Class photo, receiving the Diploma & Individual photo). Class photos will be taken in front of the library on the Wednesday and Friday before graduation respectively.
See attachment on Photos schedule for your class photo timing.
Individual (studio) photos will be taken after class photos in the business school on the same day. Please come with your gowns & caps.

Graduation photos will be available from Tuesday 24th August –September 18th, outside the cafeteria. Photographer: David G. Kariithi.

VIDEOGRAPHY
Videographer: We will have an official videographer (Tek Production) and copies of graduation video will available by 2nd week of September on campus. Charges 500/= .

29 AUGUST

DEADLINE - Return gown + cap + final clearance form + School ID or else pay KES 1000 for each day not returned (beginning 30th August, 2016 for overdue gowns).
Must be returned to the Auditorium backroom upstairs.

2 SEPTEMBER

LAST DAY to return gown with late fees charges. KES 10 000 gown replacement fee charged from September 5.

Contacts:
Graduation Advisor:
Ms. Lillian Awino (0730116223)
Ms. Rachael Mutuku (0730116634)

Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs & Enrollment Management) Administrative Assistant:
Mrs. Rose Omuka (0730116436)

Graduating students may now download the Class Photo Schelude below:

2016 Commencement Class Photo Schedule (.xlsx)

IMPORTANT NOTICE!


Registration for August 2016 Graduation  - REMINDER

Degree application for August 2016 commencement  begun on 22nd February 2016. Students completing course work by April and August 2016 are encouraged to apply for graduation. Deadline is  April 1st  2016.

If you intend to graduate in 2016 and haven't applied, urgently do so by contacting the graduation advisor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Email student number, major and concentration. Students can also sign up at the Registrar’s reception desk. The graduation application will be sent to the given email account within a week of signing up. Graduation fee is Kshs. 5000. Those students completing coursework by April and intend to participate in the August 2016 commencement to pay an additional refundable fee of Kshs. 5000(gown deposit). Payment deadline is 30th May 2016.



Doctoral and EMOD students to apply in May 2016.