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Buchtel Hall, on the University of Akron campus

Congratulations, graduates!

Fall 2019 ceremonies

Congratulations to the students who will receive degrees this fall. Commencement ceremonies will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.

Saturday, Dec. 14, 10 a.m. 

  • Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Business Administration
  • U.S. Army ROTC Cadet Commissioning

Student Speaker: Charles Kirkpatrick, Biology

Saturday, Dec. 14, 2 p.m.

  • College of Engineering 
  • College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
  • The LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education
  • College of Health Professions
  • College of Applied Science and Technology
  • Wayne College

Student Speaker: Jason Logan, Food and Environmental Nutrition

VIDEO | Looking back, looking ahead

SOCIAL: #ForeverAZip

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

GradFest celebration

A student with his family at Gradfest at The University of AkronGradFest is a celebration for the graduates, their families and friends following each ceremony on the E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall plaza.

It features music, refreshments and photo ops with Zippy, our mascot.

Two graduates during GradFest at The University of Akron