Spring 2023 Commencement Information

The RSVP to participate in commencement is not open and will not be available until after the apply to graduate deadline has passed (March 1).  All students who have applied for graduation by the March 1st deadline and are eligible to participate will receive communication to their UMSL email when the Gradwalk RSVP is open. 

The Friday College of Optometry ceremony will take place in the Touhill Performing Arts Center. All Saturday and Sunday ceremonies will take place in the Mark Twain Building on UMSL's campus.  Frequently asked questions as well as candidate information and guest information can be found on the commencement website. 

Candidates for undergraduate and graduate degrees participate in the same ceremony for each college

Spring 2023 Commencement Ceremonies: 

Friday, May 12, 2023

2:00 PM Ceremony: College of Optometry

Saturday, May 13, 2023

9:00 AM Ceremony:  College of Arts and Sciences I (Arts, Humanities, Mathematics, Sciences) Click link for degrees graduating within this ceremony.

2:00 PM Ceremony:  College of Arts & Sciences II (BIS, BLS, Social Sciences) Clink link for degrees graduating within this ceremony.

7:00 PM Ceremony:  College of Nursing, UMSL/WU Joint Engineering Program, School of Social Work

Sunday, May 14, 2023

1:00 PM Ceremony: College of Education

6:00 PM Ceremony: College of Business Administration