Below is a guide to the winter and spring ceremonies that will recognize you for your academic accomplishments. This page is updated as information becomes available, so check back for updates.
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Several options are available to you if you choose to participate in the May Commencement ceremonies. You may attend the Campuswide Commencement as well as the LAS ceremony that applies to your major.
Campuswide Commencement ceremony
The university hosts a Campuswide Commencement ceremony.
Many units within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences hold convocations, which are more personalized than the Campuswide Commencement ceremony. You may attend both a college ceremony and the campus commencement. Please rcheck back after December 1, 2016, for the individual units' ceremony information.Watch a video of the LAS Winter Convocation 2015 ceremony.
LAS hosts a collegewide ceremony in December to recognize students earning a degree in August or December of that year. Students have the option of participating in the LAS Winter Convocation ceremony or in the Campuswide Commencement ceremony and an LAS departmental ceremony held in May. There is no Campuswide Commencement ceremony in December. Degree candidates for the winter ceremony will be sent information via email regarding registration.
Additional instructions for students
How to order regalia (required) and obtain tickets, driving directions, when to arrive, and more.
LAS Student Handbook
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- Degree Requirements
- Course Guidelines
- Academic Integrity
- Academic Standing
- Attendance & Withdrawals
- Dates & Deadlines
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- LAS Honors
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- Access and Achievement Program
- LAS 101: Freshman Seminar
- LAS 199: Transfer Advantage