Student in regalia and a mortarboard reading "ROCK CHALK".

Commencement at the University of Kansas

Congratulations to the Class of 2022! We hope you enjoyed your Commencement celebration.

Check KU social media in the days ahead for photos and video from your Commencement weekend.

Best wishes, and Rock Chalk!

Recognition events

Individual school, department, and program ceremonies will be held separately. Check the KU events calendar for dates and details.


Ensure that you’re eligible and registered, purchase regalia, and know what to expect on Commencement Day.
Graduate smiles at the camera as she holds the tassel on her mortarboard.


Enjoy a successful celebration with a little advanced planning and an understanding of attendee accommodations and expectations.
A graduate is surrounded by supporters holding hands.
Preview ceremony traditions and the schedule of events ahead of your Commencement day.

2022 Recognition events