CONGRATULATIONS, GRADUATES!

SPRING 2017 CEREMONIES

Congratulations to the students who will receive degrees this spring. UA has five ceremonies scheduled — one on May 12, two on May 13 and two on May 14.

Friday, May 12, 7 p.m.

  • College of Business Administration
  • The LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education
  • Wayne College 

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Saturday, May 13, 10 a.m. 

  • Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences (graduate degrees)
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
  • U.S. Army ROTC Cadet Commissioning

Saturday, May 13, 2 p.m. 

  • Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences (undergraduate degrees)

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Sunday, May 14, 10 a.m.

  • College of Health Professions (undergraduate degrees)

Sunday, May 14, 2 p.m.

  • College of Applied Science and Technology 
  • College of Health Professions (graduate degrees)

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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 Spring Commencement ceremonies:

  • Friday, May 12, 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 13, noon to 1 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 14, noon to 1 p.m.

GradFest at The University of Akron