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Schedules, dates & deadlines

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Coming events

Grad Fair

Tues., Mar. 29 and Wed., Mar. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Compton Union Building, Junior Ballroom

Hooding practice

Fri., May 6
2 p.m.
Beasley Coliseum main floor

Doctoral candidates (PhD, EDD, and DNP) are encouraged to attend.

Spring ceremony

Sat., May 7
Ceremony times

Registration will open Feb. 1.


Deadlines

If you hope to participate in a ceremony in the year ahead, plan now by reviewing the checklist for grads.

Last day to rent regalia

Date to be announced soon
Order your cap and gown online.

Last day to register for the spring ceremony

April 8
Be sure to register by the deadline.


Future fall ceremony dates

Fall ceremonies traditionally start at 10 a.m. and last approximately 2 hours.

2022 2023 2024 2025  
Dec. 10 Dec. 9 Dec. 7 Dec. 6  

Future spring ceremony dates and times

Spring ceremonies are divided into 3 sessions. The schedule below is subject to change, particularly while the COVID-19 pandemic is underway.

2022 – May 7

8:00 a.m.

  • Carson College of Business
  • Edward R. Murrow College of Communication
  • College of Education

11:30 a.m.

  • College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences
  • Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture
  • Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

3:00 p.m.

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • School of the Environment

2023 – May 6

8:00 a.m.

  • College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences
  • School of the Environment
  • Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

11:30 a.m.

  • College of Arts and Sciences

3:00 p.m.

  • Carson College of Business
  • Edward R. Murrow College of Communication
  • College of Education
  • Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

2024 – May 4

8:00 a.m.

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • School of the Environment

11:30 a.m.

  • Carson College of Business
  • Edward R. Murrow College of Communication
  • College of Education

3:00 p.m.

  • College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences
  • Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture
  • Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • College of Veterinary Medicine