CONGRATULATIONS, GRADUATES!

SUMMER 2016 CEREMONIES

Congratulations to the students who will receive degrees this summer. UA has two ceremonies scheduled on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Interim President Matthew J. Wilson will deliver the address at each ceremony.

Saturday, Aug. 20, 10 a.m. 

  • College of Applied Science and Technology
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Health Professions
  • Wayne College
  • U.S. Army ROTC Cadet Commissioning

Student speaker: Maria Dixon, B.A. in Social Work, Williams Honors Scholar

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Saturday, Aug. 20, 2 p.m. 

  • Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences 
  • College of Business Administration
  • LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education
  • College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering

Student speaker: Kristina Winkler, B.S. in Biology

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GRADUATES: WHERE ARE YOU GOING?

We asked members of the Class of 2016 what's next and what their Akron Experience meant to them.

SOCIAL: #ForeverAZip

Share your campus memories, favorite photos, and more as we celebrate graduation! Use #ForeverAZip in your tweets and Instagram posts.

GRADFEST CELEBRATION

Gradfest at The University of AkronGradFest is a celebration for the graduates, their families and friends at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.

It features music, refreshments and photo ops with Zippy, UA's loveable mascot.

Here is the GradFest schedule for Summer Commencement ceremonies:

  • Saturday, Aug. 20, noon to 1 p.m.

GradFest at The University of Akron