University of California, Riverside


Candidates for Graduation


Preparing for the Big Day

If you are a UC Riverside student and graduated in Fall 2017, or are approved by your College/School or the Graduate Division to graduate in Winter 2018 or Spring 2018, you are eligible to participate at Commencement. Students who are planning to graduate in Summer 2018 and would like to take part in Commencement must apply by the early application deadline.

To assist you in your preparations, we have prepared a checklist of things that you'll need to do beforehand:

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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