Community Engagement Graduation Cord

May 2017 Graduates- Complete the application for your Community Engagement Cord here.

Please note: Application must be completed by May 5, 2017 at Noon. You can not pick up your cord until you receive a confirmation email from the Center for Leadership and Service. Please wait at least 2 business days after the completion of your application before contacting the CLS office about the status of your application. Cords are can not be mailed and must be picked up by you or by someone that can provide an email stating that they are permitted to pick up your cord for you.

Congratulations! You're nearly there. After all of the fantastic work you have done for the University of North Texas and our community during your academic career, you deserve something as special as you.

We would like to recognize graduating students (undergraduate and graduate) who have participated in at least the following required amount of hours:

Transfer & Graduate: 50 Hours

Undergraduate Students: 100 Hours

Students who qualify by volunteering the required amounts will receive a special cord to wear at the Denton commencement, and will be recognized as a group during the ceremony. 

Within 3 business days of completing the form, you will receive an email letting you know if you have earned a cord. Your service recognition cord will be available for pick up from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm on Monday, May 8th, Tuesday, May 9th, and Wednesday, May 10th. Cords will not be mailed and must be picked up by you or a friend or family member that has email proof that you have given them permission to pick up the cord on your behalf.

If you have questions about this recognition program or the cords, please contact Stephanie Knight at the Center for Leadership and Service at or 940-565-3694.