Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremonies

Saturday, December 15

Additional Information

The fall 2018 commencement ceremonies will be held on Saturday, Dec. 15 in Trask Coliseum. The ceremony for the professional schools (Cameron School of Business, Watson College of Education and the College of Health and Human Services) will begin at 9:30 a.m. The College of Arts and Sciences commencement exercises will begin at 1 p.m. 

Graduates should arrive to Hanover Gym (adjacent to Trask) one hour prior to the start of their ceremony. Faculty are to report to room 119 in Trask 30 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony. The doors to Trask will open one hour prior to the start of each ceremony. Tickets are not required and seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Volunteers are needed to assist graduating students’ families and friends at the two ceremonies on Saturday. For faculty and staff, with supervisor approval, volunteering is compensable time.

Please visit the commencement website to sign up to assist at either or both ceremonies. Questions may be directed to Barbie Cowan ( or x22196).