Graduation 2017: What you need to know
- The last day for students to apply for undergraduate degrees is Sunday, April 30, according to the UO registrar website. Apply on DuckWeb under the Student Menu tab and click Apply for Undergraduate Degree.
- The commencement ceremony for all graduating students is Monday, June 19, at 9:30 a.m. at Matthew Knight Arena.
- New this year, students need to register for a seat at the graduation ceremony. Register for tickets here. Each guest also needs a ticket to the ceremony. If students register before May 10, they will receive two free guest tickets. After May 10, UO will distribute the remaining tickets to the students who already registered and new registrations.
- Matthew Knight Arena opens for the ceremony at 7:30 a.m. and the seating is general admission.
- UO plans to stream the graduation ceremony online here.
- Parking and travel: Guests can park at Autzen Stadium, and UO will provide a shuttle to Matthew Knight Arena before commencement. The shuttle begins running at 7 a.m. More information is here.
- Caps and gowns are available from The Duck Store here.
Individual Department Ceremony Schedule
Guests will not need tickets for these ceremonies.
Saturday, June 10
Creative Writing MFA 12:30 p.m. at Gerlinger Hall
IMPACT 12:00 a.m. at the Living-Learning Center South
Thursday, June 15
Masters of Accounting 6:00 p.m. at Beall Concert Hall
Friday, June 16
MBA/Ph.D. Business 6:00 p.m. at Beall Convert Hall
Saturday, June 17
Philosophy 11:00 a.m. at Beall Concert Hall
UO School of Music and Dance 3:00 p.m. at Beall Concert Hall
Sunday, June 18
Cinema Studies 12:30 p.m. at Straub Hall, Room 156
Clark Honors College 4:00 p.m. at the Matthew Knight Arena
Conflict and Dispute Resolution Master’s Program 1:00 p.m. at the William W. Knight Law Center
Ethnic Studies 12:30 p.m. at Science Green, West of Deschutes Hall
General Science 12:00 a.m. at Willamette Hall
Lavender Graduation (for LGBTQIA+ students) 5:30 p.m. at the Knight Library Browsing Room
Linguistics 4:00 p.m. at Straub Hall Auditorium
Non-Traditional Student Graduation 3:00 p.m. at the Knight Library Browsing Room
Planning, Public Policy & Management (PPPM) 1:00 p.m. at Women’s Quadrangle, North East of Susan Campbell Hall
School of Journalism & Communication (SOJC) 12:00 p.m. at the Matthew Knight Arena
Theater Arts 3:00 p.m. at Robinson Theatre
Women and Gender Studies 4:00 p.m. at Science Green, West of Deschutes Hall
Monday, June 19
Anthropology 4:00 p.m. at Condon Hall East Lawn, east of Condon Hall
Applied Information Management 12:30 p.m. at the Redwood Auditorium
Asian Studies 4:00 p.m. at Science Green, west of Deschutes Hall
Biology 4:00 p.m. at Women’s Quadrangle, north east of Susan Campbell Hall
Chemistry 4:00 p.m. at Willamette Hall, Atrium
College of Education 4:00 p.m. at the Matthew Knight Arena
Comparative Literature 4:00 p.m. at the Erb Memorial Union (EMU) Ballroom, room 244
Computer Information Science 12:30 p.m. at Science Green, West of Deschutes
Earth Sciences 12:30 p.m. at Willamette Hall
East Asian Languages and Literature 4:00 p.m. at Science Green, West of Deschutes Hall
Economics 12:30 p.m. at the Knight Library South Lawn
English 12:30 p.m. at the Memorial Quadrangle, East of Prince Lucien Campbell Hall
Environmental Studies 12:30 p.m. at Women’s Quadrangle, NorthEast of Susan Campbell Hall
Folklore 12:30 p.m. at Memorial Quadrangle, East of Prince Lucien Campbell Hall
General Social Science 4:00 p.m. at the Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Green – SE side of Erb Memorial Union
Geography 12:30 p.m. at Condon Hall East Lawn
German and Scandinavian Studies at the Erb Memorial Union (EMU) Ballroom, room 244
History 12:30 p.m. at Straub Hall
Human Physiology 12:30 p.m. at the Knight Law Center East Lawn
Humanities Consortium 12:30 p.m. at the Erb Memorial Union (EMU) Ballroom, room 244
International Studies 12:30 p.m. at the Erb Memorial Union (EMU) Amphitheater
Latin American Studies 12:30 p.m. at Gerlinger Hall
Lundquist College of Business 12:30 p.m. at the Matthew Knight Arena
Mathematics 4:00 p.m. at Straub Hall Auditorium
Physics 12:30 p.m. at Willamette Hall Atrium
Political Science 4:00 p.m. at Knight Law Center East Lawn
Psychology 12:30 p.m. at Erb Memorial Union (EMU) Green, outside SE side of the EMU
Romance Languages 4:00 p.m. at the Erb Memorial Union (EMU) Amphitheater
Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian Studies 4:00 p.m. at the Erb Memorial Union Ballroom, room 244
School of Architecture and Allied Arts 4:00 p.m. at the Knight Library South Lawn
Sociology 4:00 p.m. at Memorial Quadrangle, East of Prince Lucien Campbell Hall
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