Countdown to May Commencement
University Ceremony, Bridgeforth Stadium
Friday, May 5, 2017 @ 3:00 p.m.
May 2017 Commencement Schedule

Thursday, May 4th

7:00 p.m. The Graduate School at Convocation Center


Friday, May 5th

3:00 p.m. University Ceremony at Bridgeforth Stadium

4:30 p.m. Godwin Field Celebration at Godwin Field

College Ceremonies
 Friday, May 5th 
  • 6:00 p.m. - College of Business at Bridgeforth Stadium
  • 10:00 a.m. - Nursing Convention at Convocation Center
  • 12:30 p.m. - Honors College Ceremony at Festival Ballroom
Saturday, May 6th (all ceremonies begin at 9:00 a.m., unless otherwise noted)
  • College of Arts and Letters at The Quad
  • College of Education and University Studies at Convocation Center
  • College of Health & Behavioral Studies at Bridgeforth Stadium
  • College of Integrated Science and Engineering at UREC East Campus Field
  • College of Science and Mathematics at Alumni Centennial Park 
  • College of Visual and Performing Arts at Duke Lawn
  • Army ROTC Commissioning - 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Hall
  • Air Force ROTC Commissioning - 1:00 p.m. at Wilson Hall
Helpful Tips & Information
  • Doors open 2 hours prior to ceremony time.
  • Minimize bags as all are searched and will slow down admission to the ceremony.
  • Small umbrella strollers only.
  • Please do not save seats.
  • One bottle of water permitted
Future Commencement Dates
These dates are for reference and are tentative until confirmed on this website.

December 2017

  • Graduate Ceremony-Friday, December 15
  • Undergraduate Ceremony-Saturday, December 16

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