Graduation Cords and Stoles

Graduation Stoles

Graduation Stoles

Graduation stoles are presented as a memento to Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma graduates who have completed a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral degree.

Graduation Stole Requirements:

  • The student must be a Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma tribal member
  • The student must complete the online application and send a verification letter stating the commencement ceremony date from their institution. Verifications must include student name, institution name, date of graduation ceremony, and degree to be earned. Verifications can be sent by Email.
  • Online Application for Graduation Stoles
  • Students must submit an application within the school year in which they are graduating
    • School year is defined at August 1st thru July 31st
  • Current semester graduates will receive priority consideration on the shipment time

High School

High School Graduation Cords

Braided in purple and white, the graduation cords feature a charm displaying the Great Seal of the Choctaw Nation.  Graduation cords are presented to Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma graduates to keep as a memento. We encourage students to review and adhere to their school graduation policy.

Requirements to receive a Choctaw High School Graduation Cord:

 • The student must be graduating no earlier than 2020

• The student must be graduating within the school year the application is completed

 • The student must complete the online application

 • The student must hold a valid Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Tribal Membership

For additional information, contact High School Student Services by Email or calling (800) 522-6170 ext. 4105 or (580) 924-8280 ext. 4105.

For more information about High School Student Services click here

 

College

Postsecondary Graduation Cords

Braided in purple and gold, the graduation cords are accompanied by the Great Seal of the Choctaw Nation. Graduation cords are presented as a memento to Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma 2019 graduates who have completed a long term Technical Program (at least 6 months), an Associate, or professional degree. We encourage students to review and adhere to their school graduation policy in regards to regalia.

Requirements to receive your Choctaw Graduation Cord for your postsecondary graduation:

• The student must be graduating no earlier than 2019

• The student must be graduating within the school year the application is completed

• The student must complete the online application

• The student must hold a valid Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Tribal Membership

Graduates may apply online for a graduation cord at the following link.