University of Wisconsin–Madison

II-102 DIPLOMA SIGNING

II-102 DIPLOMA SIGNING

The president of the University System, the president of the Board of Regents, and the chancellor of UW-Madison are authorized to sign diplomas as certified by the registrar. The lists of diplomas are filed in the permanent records of the Office of the Board of Regents.

DISMISSING CLASSES FOR SPEECHES

University classes may be officially dismissed at any campus whenever they conflict in time with:

  1. a previously announced public appearance on or near that campus of the President of the United States; or
  2. a previously announced public appearance, during presidential election years, of the nominee of a major party for President of the United States.