December Commencement 2017

Location: Rupp Arena

Friday, December 15th:

  • 10am - College of Agriculture, Food & Environment, College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Fine Arts, College of Medicine, College of Social Work, College of Public Health, College of Pharmacy, the Martin School of Public Policy & Administration, the Patterson School of Diplomacy & International Commerce
  • 2pm - College of Arts & Sciences, Gatton College of Business & Economics, College of Communication & Information, College of Design, College of Health Sciences, College of Nursing


* All students, no matter their degree, will walk with their specific college. For example: all baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral students within the College of Arts & Sciences will walk during the A&S ceremony.


Please note:

  • Any student whose name is on the approved degree list who has a conflict between a final exam and the Commencement ceremony may reschedule their final examination for another time agreed to by the Instructor during the final examination period. The notice to reschedule must be given to the class instructor no later than two weeks prior to the scheduled examination.


Register for Commencement

Registration for the December Commencement Ceremonies will open during Grad Salute. For more information, please visit our Registration page.


Grad Salute

Grad Salute will be held Tuesday, October 10th - Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at the King Alumni House located on Rose Street.

Times: 10am - 6pm



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