UGA Commencement

The UGA Commencement ceremonies scheduled on May 8, 2020 have been cancelled.

CAES Convocation

The CAES Convocation ceremony scheduled on May 7, 2020 has been cancelled.

In keeping with directives from the state and federal government to suspend large events and promote social distancing due to COVID-19, the University System of Georgia has directed that all public events for the remainder of the spring semester be cancelled, including commencement and convocation ceremonies.


It is the student’s responsibility to apply for graduation and to ensure that the correct address is on file with the Office of the Registrar. Diplomas are typically mailed within 4 to 6 weeks after the official graduation date.

Future Dates

Semester Date & Time Location
Fall 2020 Friday, December 18, 2020 at 12:00PM Performing Arts Center
Spring 2021 Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 6:00PM (Tentative; to be confirmed in Summer 2020) The Classic Center