Candidates for graduation should plan to arrive in cap and gown by 5:00 p.m. in the parking lot south of Milton Bennion Hall. Staff members from Student Affairs will be on hand to assist candidates and to provide the Program of the Day. Bookstore representatives will also be available to help with caps and gowns.
The Commencement procession into the Huntsman Center will consist of four separate lines and will begin at 5:50 p.m. Candidates for graduation must remain in the appropriate line during the procession to ensure proper seating. At the conclusion of Commencement, candidates will exit as directed up the stairs in the Huntsman Center. You may wish to arrange in advance to meet your guests.
Guests should plan to be seated before 5:30 p.m. and may take seats of their choice in any area of the Huntsman Center except those reserved for the candidates for graduation. Invitations are not required to attend Commencement. At the conclusion of the exercises, guests may meet the candidates for graduation as outlined above.
Convocation Ceremonies for individual colleges are held throughout campus. Please refer to the College Convocations page for specific information about your convocation.
In case of inclement weather, undergraduate candidates will go directly to their seats in the Huntsman Center as designated in the Program of the Day distributed at the door. Candidates for master’s and doctoral degrees will be seated in chairs on the playing floor.
Flowers will be available to purchase for graduates at the commencement and convocation events. For more information, visit Commencement Flowers.
Candidates and guests with disabilities attending Commencement can request accommodations through the Center for Disability Services at 801-581-5020 (voice/TDD). Please give us reasonable prior notice to arrange the specific accommodations you may need.