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Spring Commencement

For questions related to day-of expectations and Commencement regalia (Cap, Gown, Tassel) rules and requirements, check out our candidate information page. For questions about purchasing regalia, contact the Triton Store.

Spring 2022 Commencement Ceremony Dates and Times: 

At this time, we are not requiring tickets or limiting guests. Please note that this may change with any new community health developments.

Friday, May 13, 2022: 

2:00 PM: College of Optometry*

Saturday, May 14, 2022:

9:00 AM: College of Arts and Sciences I - Arts, Humanities, Mathematics and Sciences (Click for Degrees)
2:00 PM: College of Arts and Sciences II - BGS, BIS, BLS, and Social Sciences (Click for Degrees)
7:00 PM: College of Nursing, School of Social Work, Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program

Sunday, May 15, 2022: 

1:00 PM: College of Education, SUCCEED Certificate Program
6:00 PM: College of Business Administration


The Saturday and Sunday ceremonies will take place in the Mark Twain Building on UMSL's campus.  Doors will open 90 minutes prior to the ceremony's scheduled start time, you a free to arrive at any point after the doors open. 

*The Optometry Ceremony will take place in the Touhill Performing Arts Center. Information on arrival time will come from your program directors. 



If you have any questions, please call or email us at 314-516-5789 or