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Spring Semester 2024 Commencement Schedule

 

BACCALAUREATE DEGREES

Spring and Summer 2024 baccalaureate degree candidates are invited to participate in the Spring Convocation and their college-level degree commencement ceremony.

SPRING CONVOCATION
This ceremony is about one hour and is open to all Baccalaureate Degree Candidates. No admission tickets are required.

This ceremony serves as a 'kick-off' to the commencement events. Degrees are not conferred at this ceremony. Graduates are seated in floor seating and the bleachers. Graduates are not seated by college at this ceremony. Additional information for graduates can be found on the Baccalaureate Degrees page.

Friday April 26 1:00 p.m. Breslin Center Spring (Undergraduate) Convocation


COLLEGE-LEVEL CEREMONIES

Friday, April 26 - Sunday, April 28
Ceremonies are about two hours*. No admission tickets are required 
*Social Science ceremony is about 2 ½ hours

Friday April 26 7:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Communication Arts and Sciences 
Saturday  April 27 8:30 a.m.  Breslin Center  Social Science*
Saturday  April 27
9:00 a.m.  Wharton Center  Nursing 
Saturday  April 27
12:30 p.m.  Breslin Center  Natural Science 
Saturday  April 27 12:30 p.m.  Wharton Center  James Madison 
Saturday  April 27 4:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Eli Broad College of Business 
Saturday  April 27  4:00 p.m.  Wharton Center  Music 
Saturday  April 27  7:00 p.m.  Wharton Center  Residential Arts and Humanities 
Saturday  April 27 7:30 p.m.  Breslin Center  Agriculture and Natural Resources 
Sunday  April 28 9:00 a.m.  Breslin Center  Arts and Letters 
Sunday  April 28 12:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Lyman Briggs 
Sunday 
April 28  3:30 p.m.  Breslin Center  Engineering 
Sunday  April 28 7:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Education 
Friday  May 3 12:30 p.m.  Wharton Center  Veterinary Nursing

 

ADVANCED DEGREES

Spring and Summer Degree Candidates. Doctoral, Educational Specialist, and Master’s. Each ceremony is around two hours. No admission tickets required.

Friday April 26  9:00 a.m.  Breslin Center  Master's and Educational Specialist 
Friday  April 26 3:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Doctoral (PHD, EDD, DNP, DMA) 

 

MEDICAL DEGREES

Candidates for DO, DVM, and MD. Veterinary Medicine ceremony is around two hours. Human Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine ceremonies are about three hours. No admission tickets required.

Thursday April 25 5:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Osteopathic Medicine 
Friday  May 3  12:30 p.m.  Wharton Center  Veterinary Medicine
Saturday  May 4  1:00 p.m.  Breslin Center  Human Medicine 

 

LAW DEGREES

Ceremony is two hours. No admission tickets required.

Friday May 10  11:00 a.m.  Breslin Center  Law 

 

 

Future Commencement Dates

*Please note that these dates are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

For the full calendar, please visit the academic calendar.

 

  • College of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) - April 25
  • Advanced Degrees - April 26
  • Baccalaureate Degrees - April 26, 27, 28
  • College of Law - May 10
  • College of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M. and Veterinary Nursing) - May 3
  • College of Human Medicine (M.D.) - May 4
  • Advanced Degrees (Doctoral, Educational Specialist, Master's) - December 13
  • Baccalaureate Degrees - December 14
  • College of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) - May 1
  • Advanced Degrees - May 2
  • Baccalaureate Degrees - May 2, 3, 4
  • College of Law - May 9
  • College of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M. and Veterinary Nursing) - May 2
  • College of Human Medicine (M.D.) - May 10
  • Advanced Degrees (Doctoral, Educational Specialist, Master's) - December 12
  • Baccalaureate Degrees - December 13
  • College of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) - April 30
  • Advanced Degrees - May 1
  • Baccalaureate Degrees - May 1, 2, 3
  • College of Law - May 8
  • College of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M. and Veterinary Nursing) - May 8
  • College of Human Medicine (M.D.) - May 9