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You must apply to graduate for the semester in which you'll officially and successfully complete all requirements for the degree(s) and major(s) you're pursuing. Degrees are conferred at the end of the fall, spring and summer semesters. For more information about how and when to apply, click on the button below. 

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Once you have successfully applied, you will also need to get your cap and gown.

Campuswide Commencement

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2023
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Folsom Field
This is an event for all of CU Boulder with graduates from each college recognized as a group. No tickets are required for guests for this ceremony. More details are available here


Mechanical Engineering Recognition Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 13, 2023
Time: Ceremony starts at 2:00 p.m., Grads check-in by 1:15 p.m.
Location: CU Events Center
This is what you might normally think of as a traditional graduation ceremony, with each graduate recognized invidually. There will be a reception after the ceremony on the Business Lawn. 

We will follow-up with more details including a link to RSVP for the ME ceremony in the weeks to come. Tickets are not required for either ceremony and there is no limit on number of guests.

Questions can be directed to Elizabeth Deacon.