Commencement Dates: Fall 2022 and Spring 2023

Graduate student smiles during Fall Graduate Commencement ceremony

(photo by Chad Osburn/UGA)

Fall 2022 Commencement

Friday, December 16, 2022

Stegeman Coliseum

2:30 p.m.

Graduate students in Fall 2022 graduation or graduates from Summer 2022 will be allowed to participate in the Fall 2022 Commencement ceremony.

*Marching Order Notice:  An email has been sent to all summer graduates and fall candidates. Students must respond and RSVP by November 14. If you lost or did not receive this email, please contact Graduate Student Services (


Spring 2023 Commencement

Thursday, May 11, 2023

Stegeman Coliseum

  • Master’s and Specialist’s:  9:30 a.m.
  • Doctoral:  2:00 p.m.

Due to steady increases in graduate enrollment, commencement exercises will be held separately for master’s/specialist’s and doctoral graduates, beginning in Spring 2023. Save the date and note the new ceremony times!


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