Commencement ceremonies occur at various times and days in different locations depending on the college the student is graduating from. Detailed ceremony information can be found by clicking on the Collegiate link. If there is no live link at this time, it will be available shortly before the start of the semester.  Venue information can be found by clicking on the venue link.

No tickets are required for any ceremony unless indicated below. 

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College of Education

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 4:00 p.m. at Hancher Auditorium

College of Law 

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. - Hancher Auditorium  

Graduate College

Doctoral Degree Candidates
Friday, May 15, 2020 - 9:00 a.m. - Hancher Auditorium

Masters Degree Candidates
Friday, May 15, 2020 - 7:00 p.m. - Carver-Hawkeye Arena

College of Nursing

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 9:00 a.m. - Hancher Auditorium

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 9:00 a.m.

Majors recognized at the 9 a.m. ceremony
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 9:00 a.m. - Carver-Hawkeye Arena

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences/University College 1:00 p.m. 

Majors recognized at the 1:00 p.m. ceremony 
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. - Carver-Hawkeye Arena

Iowa MBA Programs

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. - TBD

Tippie College of Business Undergraduate

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. - Carver-Hawkeye Arena

Carver College of Medicine

Bachelor of Science Degree Candidates
Nuclear Medicine Technology, Radiation Sciences, and Clinical Laboratory Sciences majors recognized.
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 2:00 p.m. - Hancher Auditorium (Reception in Stanley Cafe from 3 - 4 p.m.)

College of Engineering

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 12:00 p.m. - Carver-Hawkeye Arena  

College of Pharmacy

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. - Hancher Auditorium

Carver College of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine and Masters in Medical Education Degree Candidates
Friday, May 15, 2020 - 6:30 p.m. - Hancher Auditorium, Tickets Required

College of Dentistry

(Tentative Date) Friday, June 5, 2020 - 3:00 p.m. - Hancher Auditorium