Commencement 2022

Congratulations, Graduates!

On behalf of The Graduate School at UConn, we want to say congratulations and would love to help celebrate your amazing accomplishments at the University of Connecticut.

UConn Nation is proud of you.

As you prepare for your upcoming celebrations, visit the pages below to ensure you have completed all the necessary steps to receive your degree, including applying for graduation, defending your thesis/dissertation or reporting your final examination, and ordering your regalia.

Apply to Graduate Steps to Graduation  

Regalia Tickets

Other Links:

RSVP Form for Masters and Doctoral Candidates Doctoral Advisor RSVP Form

Faculty Participation Instructions



UConn Graduate School Badge


Masks will be strongly encouraged but not required.

Masters/6th Year Diploma

Class of 2022 Masters/6th Year Diploma Ceremony (*except for MSW)

Monday, May 9, 2022
Doors open at 8:00am
Gampel Pavilion

Doctoral Candidates

Class of 2022 Doctoral Diploma Ceremony (*except for Ph.D. in SW)

Monday, May 9, 2022
Doors open at 5:00pm
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

UConn Health (Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine) & UConn Health/Graduate School

Monday, May 9, 2022
Time/Location Details Forthcoming


Sunday, May 15, 2022
Procession begins at 10:30am
Commencement Tent (Law School Campus)

Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)

Sunday, May 8, 2022
Doors open at 12:30pm
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Social Work (Ph.D. in Social Work - Also includes BSW & MSW Candidates)

Saturday, May 7, 2022
Doors open at 12:30pm
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts


These Ceremonies will be live-streamed.

Please remember that in order for your degree to be conferred in May, you must apply for graduation.