Spring 2019 Schedule

Commencement weekend for spring of 2019 will be held May 3-5. Times and locations of ceremonies are likely to change. We will update this page if there is a schedule change, so we encourage you to check back frequently!

Graduates and their guests will enter through metal detectors at the arena. Please allow time for this safety precaution.

Candidates assemble 90 minutes before the ceremonies at Gate 4. The processional begins 30 minutes before the ceremony.



Graduating Student

Doctoral Candidates, campuswide

Date and Time

Friday, May 3, 9:00 a.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center


Attendees
  • All Ph.D., Ed.D., Au.D., D.B.A., D.N.P., D.P.M., D.P.T.
Graduating Student

Master's and Specialist's Degrees ONLY

Date and Time

Friday, May 3, 2:00 p.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center


Attendees
  • College of the Arts
  • College of Design, Construction and Planning
  • College of Health and Human Performance
  • College of Journalism and Communications
  • College of Medicine
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Public Health and Health Professions
  • College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Warrington College of Business
Graduating Student

Master's and Specialist's Degrees ONLY

Date and Time

Friday, May 3, 7:30 p.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center


Attendees
  • College of Education
  • Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Bachelor's Degrees Only

Graduating Student

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences & College of the Arts

Date and Time

Saturday, May 4, 9:00 a.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • College of the Arts
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences:
  • African American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Astronomy
  • Biology (including Botany and Zoology)
  • Chemistry (including Biochemistry)
  • Classical Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • English
  • Geography
  • Geological Sciences
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Languages, Literatures and Cultures

    (including Asian Studies, East Asian languages, French, German and Russian)

  • Linguistics
Graduating Student

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences & College of Nursing

Date and Time

Saturday, May 4, 2:00 p.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences:
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology and Cell Science
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Sociology, Criminology and Law
  • Spanish and Portuguese
  • Statistics
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Women's Studies and Gender Research
  • College of Nursing
Graduating Student

College of Education & College of Public Health and Health Professions & Warrington College of Business

Date and Time

Sunday, May 5, 9:00 a.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • College of Education
  • College of Public Health and Health Professions
  • Warrington College of Business
Graduating Student

College of Design, Construction and Planning

Sunday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.


Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

College of Health and Human Performance

Sunday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.


Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

College of Journalism and Communications

Sunday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.


Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Individual College Ceremonies

Graduating Student

Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering
Bachelor's Degrees Only

Date and Time

Saturday, May 4, 7:00 p.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering
Graduating Student

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Bachelor's and Master's Degrees

Date and Time

Sunday, May 5, 7:00 p.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
    School of Natural Resources and Environment

Professional Degree Ceremonies

Graduating Student

College of Dentistry
Professional (DMD) and Master's Degrees

Date and Time

Friday, May 17, 2:00 p.m.


Location

Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Attendees
  • College of Dentistry
Graduating Student

Fredric G. Levin College of Law
Professional Degrees (JD) and Master's Degrees

Date and Time

Friday, May 17, 10:00 a.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • Fredric G. Levin College of Law
Graduating Student

College of Medicine
Professional Degree (MD) Only

Date and Time

Saturday, May 18, 9:00 a.m.


Location

Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Attendees
  • College of Medicine
Graduating Student

College of Medicine
Master's of Physician Assistant Studies Degree Only

Date and Time

Saturday, June 15, 3:30 p.m.


Location

University Auditorium

Attendees
  • College of Medicine
Graduating Student

College of Pharmacy
Professional Degree (PHARMD) Only

Date and Time

Saturday, May 18, 2:00 p.m.


Location

Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Attendees
  • College of Pharmacy
Graduating Student

College of Veterinary Medicine
Professional Degree (DVM) Only

Date and Time

Saturday, May 25, 2:00 p.m.


Location

Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Attendees
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

Should your plans change and you no longer will graduate in the term you applied, notify the Office of the University Registrar and your college dean's office immediately. Graduation applications do not carry forward, so you must reapply for the degree in the term you plan to graduate.