Commencement Events

Congratulations to all graduating seniors and their families!

The Office of Parent Relations helps in distributing information pertaining to Commencement Weekend for undergraduate students.

In the start of the spring semester, parents and families will receive a Commencement email. The email will include important details regarding dates, parking, how to order flowers, a Commencement DVD, pictures and so much more. As a reminder, the email will be sent out multiple times prior to commencement. To ensure that you receive the Commencement email, please send your email address to the office of Parent Relations at

If you require a disabled person permit for Commencement, please call (619) 260-4808 or email by May 1.

Visit the Commencement Website which provides the most accurate information for the weekend celebration.

Commencement Ceremonies are also available on to stream live. Watch the Commencement ceremonies live May 26-27, 2018.

Graduating Students Clapping

Baccalaureate Mass

Saturday, May 26, 2018
4:00-5:00 p.m.

Undergraduate College of Arts & Sciences Ceremony

Sunday, May 27, 2018
9:00-11:00 a.m.

Undergraduate School of Business & Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering Ceremony

Sunday, May 27, 2018
2:00-4:00 p.m.