Schedules

Spring events

Latin American Studies Recognition Ceremony

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Kansas Union
Malott Room
Contact: 785-864-4213

Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Graduation Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Maceli's, 1031 New Hampshire
Contact: 785-864-4485

Grad Grill

Friday, May 9, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Celebrate your graduation with KU Alumni Association for free food, music, photo booth and more on Stop Day.
Adams Alumni Center
Contact: 785-864-4760

Chemistry Awards Reception

Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Kansas Union
Big 12 Room and Jayhawk Room
Contact: 785-864-4647

Dinner for School of Medicine Graduates

Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Kansas City, Mo.
Intercontinental Hotel
Contact: 913-588-1255

Philosophy Awards Banquet

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Kansas Union
Malott Room
Contact: 785-864-2339

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Resource Center and Queers and Allies 5th Annual Lavender Graduation

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Kansas Union
Alderson Auditorium
Contact: 785-864-2497

International Students Graduation Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Kansas Union
Woodruff Auditorium, Reception to follow in Jayhawk Room
Contact: 785-864-7178

School of Social Welfare Recognition Ceremony for Bachelor's of Social Welfare Candidates

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Lied Center
Contact: 785-864-3804

Center for Global and International Studies Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Kansas Union
Alderson Auditorium
Contact: 785-864-6250

Department of Communication Studies Undergraduate Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Kansas Union
Woodruff Auditorium, Reception to follow in Big 12 Room
Contact: 785-864-3633

School of Social Welfare Hooding for Master's Candidates and Recognition Ceremony for Doctoral Candidates

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Lied Center
Contact: 785-864-3804

Reception for the Department of Health Policy and Management, Departments of Biostatistics, and Departments of Preventative Medicine/Public Health: Kansas City and Wichita

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Kansas City, Kan.
4024 Varnes Center
Contact: 913-588-3763

Department of Sociology Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Kansas Union
Kansas Room, Reception follows in Malott Room
Contact: 785-864-9422

Department of Psychology Undergraduate Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall
Contact: 785-864-9800

Department of Political Science Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Kansas Union
Woodruff Auditorium, Reception to follow in Big 12 Room
Contact: 785-864-9055

School of Architecture, Design, and Planning Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Lied Center
Contact: 785-864-3709

Department of English Honors Recognition Program

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Kansas Union
Ballroom
Contact: 785-864-3416

School of the Arts Convocation Recognition

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall
Contact: 785-864-6159

School of Business Undergraduate Recognition, Master's Degree Hooding, and Doctoral Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Allen Fieldhouse
Contact: 785-864-7369

School of Engineering Recognition and Awards Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Allen Fieldhouse
Contact: 785-864-3881

University Awards Reception

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Kansas Union
Kansas Room
Contact: 785-864-4675

School of Journalism Graduate Recognition and Master's Degree Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Lied Center
Reception to follow on lawn of Stauffer-Flint Hall
Contact: 785-864-7644

School of Health Professions Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Kansas City, Kan.
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 600 North 7th Street
Contact: 913-588-5275

Environmental Studies Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 9:00 AM
ECM Center, 1204 Oread Ave
Contact: 785-864-8902

Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Design Open House

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Eaton Hall
Rooms 2060 (CS), 3001(CoE) and 3005(EE)
Contact: 785-864-4485

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Distinction/Highest Distinction and Masters Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Lied Center
For DHD questions: 785-864-3513 or kjh@ku.edu; For Masters Hooding questions: 785-864-1784 or cynthia@ku.edu
Contact: 785-864-3500

School of Education Convocation

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Allen Fieldhouse
Contact: 785-864-3758

School of Music Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall
Contact: 785-864-3436

Center for Global and International Studies Leavenworth GIST Master's Reception

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Kansas Union
Malott Room
Contact: 785-864-6250

Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies Graduation and Awards Reception

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Bailey Hall
Room 318
Contact: 785-864-4248

School of Nursing Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11:30 AM
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 600 N. Seventh St., Kansas City, Kan.
Contact: 913-588-4381

Department of Applied Behavioral Science Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Kansas Union
Ballroom, Reception follows in Parlors
Contact: 785-864-0503

Department of Linguistics Recognition Reception

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Blake Hall
Room 114
Contact: 785-864-3450

Joint Hooding Ceremony for Master of Health Services Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Science in Clinical Research, Master of Science in Biostatistics, and Master of Science in Health Informatics

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Kansas City, Kan.
Battenfield Auditorium, Student Center, KU Medical Center
Contact: 913-588-3763

Department of Economics Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Kansas Union
Woodruff Auditorium, Reception to follow in Alderson Auditorium
Contact: 785-864-2841

School of Law Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Lied Center
Reception follow in Green Hall
Contact: 785-864-9208

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing / Intercampus Program in Communication Disorders

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Budig Hall
Rm 120; Reception follow on Wescoe Patio
Contact: 785-864-0634

Department of Math Graduation Celebration

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Snow Hall
120
Contact: 785-864-3651

University Honors Program Recognition Ceremony for Graduating Seniors

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall
Reception to follow at Nunemaker
Contact: 785-864-3248

Graduate Studies - Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Lied Center
Contact: 785-864-8040

School of Medicine Hooding and Awards

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 600 N. Seventh St., Kansas City, Kan.
Contact: 913-588-9290

Office of Multicultural Affairs Graduation Banquet

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Kansas Union
Kansas Room
Contact: 785-864-4303

Multicultural Scholars Program Banquet

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Kansas Union
Ballroom
Contact: 785-864-4021

Undergraduate Biology Program Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Budig Hall
120
Contact: 785-864-5883

School of Pharmacy Senior Recognition and Pharmacy Pharm.D. Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:30 PM
Lied Center
Contact: 785-864-3591

Phi Beta Kappa Initiation Ceremony

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Kansas Union
Woodruff Auditorium, Reception follows in Big 12 room
Contact: 785-864-4235

University of Kansas Commencement

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Memorial Stadium
Contact: 785-864-3131

Commencement Open House

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Stop by the Adams Alumni Center on Commencement Day for light snacks and beverages. The entire family is welcome!
Adams Alumni Center
Contact: 785-864-4760

Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Monday, May 19, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Kansas Union
Big 12
Contact: 785-864-4676

Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Monday, May 19, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Memorial Campanile
Contact: 785-864-3161

Joint Services ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Monday, May 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Kansas Union
Ballroom
Contact: 785-864-3161

Countdown to
Important Dates

March 3: Deadline for undergraduate students to complete the Application for Graduation (AFG).
After the deadline, questions about AFG completion must be handled by the respective school/college due to privacy issues.
April 23: Deadline for graduate students to complete AFG
May 12-17: School and department recognition programs
May 18: Commencement
October 21 - 22: Grad Fair at the Kansas Union for December graduates

Future Commencements:
May 17, 2015
May 15, 2016
May 14, 2017
May 13, 2018
May 19, 2019

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