Commencement

Students outside walking to Mitchell Center for Graduation

Fall Commencement Weekend

December 13-14, 2019

Fall Commencement weekend includes the University Commencement Ceremony as well as individual ceremonies for each College and School.

At the individual College and School ceremonies, the names of all degree candidates will be announced and each graduating student will walk across the stage. Bachelor candidates will receive their diploma cover and honor cords, as applicable. Master and Specialist candidates will receive their diploma covers. Doctoral students will be hooded at these ceremonies.

The entire graduating class and their guests will gather for the main University Commencement Ceremony, at which President Tony Waldrop will confer the degrees upon all graduating students, the commencement speaker will deliver an address, and doctoral students will receive their diplomas and diploma covers.

The University Commencement Ceremony, scheduled for Saturday, December 14, at 2 p.m. is expected to last approximately one hour.

Graduation regalia (caps and gowns) from the University’s approved vendor is required for all commencement ceremonies.

 

Fall 2019 Commencement Weekend Events

▼   University  Ceremony

Date/Time: Saturday, December 14, at 2 p.m.

Location: Mitchell Center

▼   College of Engineering

Date/Time: Saturday, December 14, at 9 a.m.

Location: Laidlaw Performing Arts Center

College of Engineering Ceremony

▼   College of Nursing

Date/Time: Friday, December 13, at 12 p.m.

Location: Mitchell Center

College of Nursing Ceremony

▼   School of Computing

Date/Time: Friday, December 13, at 9 a.m.

Location: Laidlaw Performing Arts Center

School of Computing Ceremony

▼   Honors College

Date/Time: Thursday, December 12 (time TBD)

Location: TBD

Honors College Ceremony