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Commencement:General Information

Ceremony Information

Commencement Speakers

Read the full biographies and find out more about the extraordinary people that will be welcoming our graduating class into the real world.

Schedule of Events

See the schedule of events for the week leading up to Commencement.

Inclement Weather Plan

In the event that inclement weather may hinder commencement an announcement will be made to follow the inclement weather plan.

Special Needs Accommodations

Special assistance can be arranged for people who need accommodations to attend or participate in commencement.

Commencement Past and Future

Students Walk to Commencement Ceremony


The commencement exercises are steeped in tradition. Each element of the ceremony has a meaning.

Young female student

Video Archive

Relive your graduation ceremony whenever you want.

Commencement Arena

Future Commencement Dates

Start planning your commencement weekend around the approved dates.

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First Fridays

Get an inside look into your major of interest when you speak to professors and current students at our monthly First Friday events.

Spring Open Houses

Explore our beautiful campus and its community! Join us for our Spring Open House events in February and March.