Cal U's 176th Commencement Celebration
Commencement ceremonies are held two times per year, in May and December.
May 2013 candidates MUST APPLY by March 1, 2013 to participate in the spring commencement ceremonies. Find May 2013 graduation applications online (applications will be available beginning 1/28/13).
Be sure to "save the dates" listed below and keep checking the Commencement Web pages for more details as the semester progresses.
Check out the recent correspondence sent to graduating students.
Emails: Please review the various emails sent to students' Cal U email accounts here.
Parking Map - Undergraduate Ceremony (May 18)
Parking Map - Graduate Ceremony (May 17)
Monday, April 8, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
University Bookstore / Natali Student Center
- Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 6 p.m.
Open only to graduating students
Commencement rehearsals held immediately following dinner
- Friday, May 17, 2013 at 7 p.m.
- Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 10 a.m.
Check here for our campus map and directions.
Watch videos of our commencement ceremonies from Fall 2007 through Fall 2012 here.
Graduating in December 2013? Mark your calendar now for Cal U's 177th Commencement:
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 10 a.m.
Did You Know ...
Many institutions give out blank folders, but not Cal U. Cal U recognizes each individual student's hard work and achievement with personal greetings by the President and by delivering actual diplomas during each ceremony.
Cal U for Life
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Parent and Family Portal
Are you a family member of a graduating student?
Visit our Family and Parents section of the Cal U website for timely information, key deadlines, information about services for your student and more.
Check out the Parent & Family Portal Facebook page and share experiences and information with other parents and family members about upcoming commencement-related activities.
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