University of California, Riverside


Commencement 2017

Celebrate UCR's 63rd Commencement

Welcome to the official website for Commencement at UC Riverside.

If you are a student about to graduate, congratulations on your achievement- you have worked hard to get to this point of your life!

Making this day a memorable occasion for you and your proud family members and friends is very important to UC Riverside, and we have developed this website to provide you with information on ceremonies, what to expect, where to go, and what to do. Additional details will be posted to this site as they become available, so please check back periodically.

Students who expect to graduate Fall 2017, Winter 2018 or Spring 2018 are eligible to participate in Commencement 2018. Graduation application deadlines and additional information can be found on the following websites:

Bachelor's Degree Candidates

Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE)

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS)

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences (CNAS)

School of Business

Ph.D. and Master's Degree Candidates

Specific eligibility information and application deadlines can be found on the Graduate Division website.

M.D. Candidates 

For specific eligibility information and application deadlines contact the School of Medicine Office of Student Affairs.

Teacher Credential Candidates

For specific eligibility information and application deadlines contact your Student Affairs Officer.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Event Management & Protocol
1144 Hinderaker

Tel: (951) 827-3144