On Friday, December 16, 2011 the University of Kentucky will hold its December commencement ceremonies to honor our graduating student’s academic achievements.
Degrees for Master’s candidates will be conferred at 1:30 p.m. in Memorial Coliseum. Master’s candidates are requested to be present at 12:30 p.m. for line-up.
Graduate Student Reception: The Graduate School will host a reception for Master’s and Professional graduates from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at the Singletary Center for the Arts lobby.
Bachelor’s degrees will be conferred at 6:00 p.m. in Memorial Coliseum. Bachelor’s candidates are requested to arrive by 5:00 p.m. for line-up.
Those confirming attendance on the University Commencement website by the deadline date will have their name announced and displayed on the screen during the ceremony. August and December 2011 graduates who submitted degree applications will also be listed in the printed commencement booklet. Please submit your information by December 1, 2011.
There are no tickets required for admission to the ceremonies, but graduating students must complete the appropriate online registration form on the University Commencement website. Please indicate on the form, your total number of guests.
Undergraduate Reception: The alumni association will host a reception in the Grand Ball Room at the Student Center from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm on December 16. Each college will have a table set up w/identifying banners. Refreshments will be in the middle of the ballroom and the small ballroom will be set up for seating.
We look forward to celebrating the day with you. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Dean’s office at the number above.