Congratulations Graduates!

University Commencement will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 6:30pm in the Jon M Huntsman Center. Candidates for graduation in the summer 2015, fall 2015, spring 2016, or summer 2016 terms may attend.

Commencement is open to the public and free to attend. No tickets or RSVP required. This year's commencement speaker is work-life thought leader, Anne-Marie Slaughter. The University of Utah Board of Trustees announced four individuals selected to receive honorary doctorate degrees at commencement. For more information, please visit the Commencement Ceremony page. Those who were unable to attend commencement can watch it online via

Each college also holds a convocation ceremony, where students are acknowledged individually by degree. For the date, time, and location of each convocation ceremony, please visit the College Convocations page.