Spring Commencement

Sunday, May 6, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – Bachelor Degree Only

Stephen C. O’Connell Center

Candidates assemble – 5:30 p.m.

Processional begins – 6:30 p.m.

Click here for information on commencement awards.

Friday, May 4, 2017, 7:30 p.m. – Masters’ Degree Only

Stephen C. O’Connell Center

Details are provided here on the University of Florida commencement page.

Friday, May 4, 2017, 9:00 am – Doctoral Ceremony

Stephen C. O’Connell Center

Details are provided here on the University of Florida commencement page.

 


FAQ’s:

Do I need tickets to attend commencement?
Tickets are not required to attend commencement. The May commencement ceremonies for engineering students will be held at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center.

How many guests can I bring?
There is no limit on the number of guests who can attend per student.

How can I watch the live streaming of the Commencement ceremonies?
Live streaming may be available for the ceremony at University of Florida commencement page.

Where can my guests stay in Gainesville?
For a list of hotels, motels, and inns as well as their locations and proximity to campus click here.

How long is the ceremony?
Each ceremony lasts approximately 2 hours.

Where can I park?
Parking will be available at the O’Connell Center. Please click here for a campus map.

Is commencement for all engineering majors?
Yes, the commencement ceremonies will include all engineering majors.

What doors can we come through?
Gates 1 & 2 of the main entrance will be opened 1.5 hours prior to commencement.

Will food be served?
No food will be served at the event.