2023 Commencement

Rain Check? No Way!

July 10, 2023

Rain didn't stop CU's commencement ceremony this spring.

CU Boulder commencement in 1908

CU Commencement, 1908 to Now

July 11, 2022

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Max Ernst Riedlsperger and his grandson

A Family Affair 

April 27, 2022

Max Riedlsperger and two of his grandchildren will celebrate graduation together this spring.

Frank Webb in Vietnam

Vietnam War Veteran Returns 50 Years Later for Commencement He Missed

April 22, 2022

Frank Webb earned his degree in 1968.

The affinity graduations honor several students.

Affinity Graduations 2022

March 11, 2022

In May, the Alumni Association will host several affinity graduations.

CU online commencement 2020

Commencement 2020

June 1, 2020

And we thought the Snowmencement of 2019 was unusual

Josh Ney

Class of 2020 Spotlight: Josh Ney

April 30, 2020

Josh served on the CU Herd Leadership Council and as president of CU's student government.


Social Buffs — Summer 2018

June 1, 2018

Student excitement surrounding Commencement 2018.

grad bash

CU Around: Seniors

June 1, 2018

On May 3, nearly 3,000 graduating seniors celebrated the end of the spring semester during Grad Bash, an annual farewell celebration hosted by the CU Boulder Alumni Association at Koenig Alumni Center.



June 1, 2018

Long overlooked, the first black woman to graduate from the University of Colorado comes alive in a new book by CU Boulder’s Polly McLean.