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May Commencement

May 6, 2012, Graduate Commencement at 9 am, Undergraduate Commencement at 6 pm
Rupp Arena, 430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY (map it)

On Sunday, May 6, 2012 the University of Kentucky will hold its May Commencement Ceremonies to honor graduating students and their academic accomplishments.

The Graduate and Professional Commencement Ceremony will be held in Rupp Arena at 9:00 a.m. The Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony for College of Design graduating students will be held in Rupp Arena at 6:00 p.m. Participating students are asked to arrive one hour before their scheduled ceremony time in order to check-in, line-up and receive instructions.

Those confirming attendance on the University of Kentucky Commencement Registration page by the deadline date will have their name announced and displayed on the screen during the ceremony. The deadline to apply is April 18.

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.

The University of Kentucky College of Design will host a special reception for this year’s CoD graduates. It will take place on May 6 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Land of Tomorrow (LOT) Gallery located at 527 E. Third St., Lexington, Ky. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

We look forward to celebrating this day, and offer our congratulations to the graduates of 2012. If you have any questions or concerns, please visit the University of Kentucky Commencement FAQs page or contact the Dean’s office.