2017 commencement schedule

Commencement exercises for the Class of 2017 at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will be held on Friday through Sunday, June 16-18. The degree-conferring commencements will be hosted by UCSC's 10 undergraduate colleges and the Graduate Division. A number of other celebrations are also planned to honor graduates. Maps of UCSC parking locations can be found here. 

Commencement Exercises: June 16-18

Friday, June 16

Ceremony Time Location Main Parking Location
Grad Division 4:00 PM East Field East Remote

Saturday, June 17

Ceremony Time Location Main Parking Location
Porter College 9:00 AM West Field Core West, Performing Arts
Merrill College 9:30 AM East Field East Remote
Rachel Carson College 1:00 PM West Field Core West
Cowell College 1:30 PM East Field East Remote
Oakes College 5:00 PM West Field Core West
Kresge College 5:30 PM East Field East Remote

Sunday, June 18

Ceremony Time Location Main Parking Location
Crown College 9:00 AM East Field East Remote
College Nine 9:30 AM West Field Core West
Stevenson College 1:00 PM East Field East Remote
College Ten 1:30 PM West Field Core West

Other Graduation Celebrations:

Check with your department or organization to find out about additional graduation celebrations.