Congratulations on your graduation! The Commencement Office recognizes our graduating students' achievements by celebrating those successes at the University of Cincinnati Commencement Ceremony. 

If you selected to participate in Commencment when you filled out your graduation application, this serves as your RSVP to the ceremony. On behalf of the University of Cincinnati, we congratulate you on your accomplishment.


Mark your calendar for Grad Bash on 11/28/18!


Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremony

  • Friday, December 14 at 2:00pm - Doctoral Hooding and Master's Recognition Ceremony
  • Saturday, December 15 at 9:30am - Undergraduate Ceremony
  • Fifth Third Arena, UC Uptown West Campus
  • Doors open to graduates and guests one hour prior to the ceremony


Each graduating student will be able to invite up to 8 guests; no tickets will be needed to attend the ceremony. Seating is general admission - first come, first seated.


Future Ceremonies - Save the Dates

  • Spring 2019: May 3 - 4, 2019
  • Summer 2019: August 9 - 10, 2019

Contact Information

You can reach the Commencement Office at

For information on connecting with your Commencement College Representative, visit the Contacts page.