Commencement at the University of Florida will return to the Stephen C. O’Connell Center this fall after being held at various locations on campus for the 2016 spring and summer semesters. There will be three (3) university-wide commencement ceremonies. A Doctoral Degree Ceremony will be held at 4:00pm on Friday, December 16th in the O’Connell Center. On Saturday, December 17th, two combined Master’s/Specialist’s/Bachelor’s Degree Ceremonies, at 10:00am and 2:00pm, will be held in the O’Connell Center. Please follow the link below to find out more information on each ceremony.
Ordering Regalia:Formal academic regalia is required for all faculty members attending commencement (except for faculty serving as Marshals). The deadline for ordering academic regalia is Friday, October 21, 2016. Information on ordering regalia is available from the UF Bookstore (392-0194). An order form may be found at http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/commencement/ under the heading in the upper right hand corner of the screen, ‘Academic Regalia,’ then scroll down to ‘Faculty Regalia Order’. Payment is required when placing an order. Faculty serving as marshals DO NOT need to order academic regalia to serve as a marshal. Marshals will be provided with a marshal robe (at no cost) immediately prior to the beginning of the ceremonies.
UF Commencement has been announced for the Spring 2017 semester. For more information on confirmed dates, times and locations please check HERE.