Students

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies

Saturday, May 18, 2019, Park Center Alumni Arena

  • Ceremony A 9:30 a.m
  • Undergraduate reception 11:30 a.m. Lusk Field House
  • Ceremony B 2:30 p.m.
  • Undergraduate reception 4 p.m. Lusk Field House
  • Ceremony C 7 p.m.

Rehearsal

Attend rehearsal Friday, May 17 at 2:30 p.m. in the Park Center Alumni Arena. Instructions for the day of the ceremony, including line-up procedures, will be provided. All candidates for graduation are encouraged to attend. Rehearsal will last approximately 30 minutes.

Undergraduate Degree Application

To graduate, you must apply for your degree regardless of participation in the Commencement ceremony. Degree application is accomplished through myRedDragon. You may apply for your degree now through March 1 for your name to appear in the printed program.

Once at myRedDragon, do the following:

  1. Enter your ID and password
  2. Select "Student" tab and go to the "Registrar" column
  3. Select "Degree Conferral and Commencement"
  4. Select "Apply for Degree Conferral." You must apply by March 1 to ensure that your name will appear in the printed program.
  5. At prompt for Commencement participation, indicate whether you plan to attend a Commencement ceremony.

2019 Ceremony Assignment

All undergraduate ceremonies are located in the Park Center Alumni Arena. Commencement takes place on Saturday, May 18, 2019.  Graduating students are assigned either the morning, afternoon or evening ceremony.

  • Bachelor’s Degree Ceremony A: 9:30 a.m.
  • Bachelor’s Degree Ceremony B: 2:30 p.m.
  • Bachelor’s Degree Ceremony C: 7 p.m.

Please reference the department chart to identify the ceremony to which you will be assigned:

2019 Ceremonies
Ceremony A - 9:30 a.m.Ceremony B - 2:30 p.m.Ceremony C - 7 p.m.
Africana Studies Communications and Media Studies Childhood/Early Childhood Education
Art and Art History Economics Communication Disorders and Sciences
Biological Sciences Geography English
Chemistry Health Foundations and Social Advocacy
Geology History International Studies
Kinesiology Modern Languages Mathematics
Physics Performing Arts Recreation Parks and Leisure Studies
Political Science Philosophy Sociology/Anthropology
Psychology Physical Education School of Education, Selected Study
Sport Management School of Professional Studies, Selected Study

Student ceremony assignments are based on the department of their primary major. Students may refer to the Student Information Summary available in the Student Links channel of myRedDragon to determine their primary and secondary major departments.

** Department assignments will rotate in future ceremonies. The ceremony schedules will be updated in the preceding fall semester. 

Rehearsal

Attend rehearsal Friday, May 17 at 2:30 p.m. in the Park Center Alumni Arena. Instructions for the day of the ceremony, including line-up procedures, will be provided. All candidates for graduation are encouraged to attend. Rehearsal will last approximately 30 minutes.

Student Line-Up and Guest Tickets

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