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University of Connecticut Commencement & Convocation

 

Events

Please check back as additional School and College Commencement Events are added to this page.

College of Agriculture, Health, & Natural Resources and
Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture


Saturday, May 6, 2017, 3:00-5:00 PM
Wilbur Cross Building, North and South Reading Rooms
233 Glenbrook Road, Storrs, CT 06269
CAHNR/RHSA graduates and families (including CAHNR MS and PhD graduates) are welcome.


Business

Sunday, May 7, 2017, Immediately following the 9AM Undergraduate Commencement
Student Union, Terrace (rain location Student Union 304)
2110 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Graduates, families and guests are welcome.

Campus-Wide


Education

Undergraduate Candidate Reception
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 10:30 AM
Student Union Ballroom
2110 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Class of 2017 graduates of the Neag School of Education’s undergraduate programs and their guests are welcome.

Master’s & 6th Year Candidates
Pre-Ceremony Reception
Saturday, May 6, 2017, 11:00 AM
Student Union, Room 304
2110 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Class of 2017 Master’s & 6th Year Candidates in the Neag School of Education and their guests are welcome. Hooding assistance will be available.
For more information:   http://education.uconn.edu/neag-school-2017-commencement-weekend-schedule/
NOTE: We will be displaying photos of our graduates during this reception. If you have photos of you and your classmates taken during your years at UConn, please send them to kristi.napolitano@uconn.edu for consideration. Please include your class year(s) and academic program.

Engineering


Undergraduate Candidate Reception
Saturday, May 6, 2017, Immediately following the 9:00 AM Ceremony
Information Technologies Engineering Bldg. (ITE), Lobby
371 Fairfield Way, Storrs CT 06269
Graduates and guests are welcome. 
NOTE: Come for a free professional portrait taken of you by Defining Studios. It can be solo or with your family/group. You will receive one high resolution image (all rights released) at no cost to you and the option to buy other images or prints if you wish to do so.  The line moves very quickly and free beverage service and light refreshments are available to you and your guests while you wait.

Fine Arts

 

General Studies


Graduate School - Doctoral Ceremony

Monday, May 8, 2017, 3:00 PM
Alumni Center, Great Hall, Alumni Drive, Storrs, CT 06029.
Candidates, family, faculty, and friends are welcome.

Law School

 


Liberal Arts & Sciences

Department of Communications
Commencement Reception
Saturday, May 6, 2017, 4:00-7:00 PM
Alumni Center, Great Hall, Alumni Drive, Storrs, CT 06269
Graduates, family, friends, faculty, and staff are welcome.
No RSVP required, but preferred RSVP through Evite: http://evite.me/7FFr6BxmjD

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Graduating Seniors in Biology Reception
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 3:00 PM (immediately following graduation ceremony)
Biology/Physics Lobby, 91 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Graduates, family, and faculty are welcome.
This is a joint reception:  EEB, PNB, and MCB Departments. 

Journalism Department
Graduation Reception
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 2:30 - 4:30 PM
Oak Hall, Room 439, 365 Fairfield Way, Storrs, CT 06269
Graduates, family, friends, staff, and faculty are welcome.
RSVP deadline: Friday, April 28, 2017 rebecca.ortinez@uconn.edu

Psychological Sciences Department
Undergraduate Commencement Reception
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Bousfield Psychological Sciences Building, Charles A. “Skip” Lowe Annex Atrium
406 Babbidge Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Graduates, family, and faculty are welcome.

Public Policy Department
Graduation and Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 5, 2017, 4:00 – 7:00 PM
Front Street Bistro and Spotlight Theatres, 39 Front Street Hartford, CT 06103
DPP graduating students, guests, faculty and staff are welcome.
RSVP deadline: April 14, 2017; wade.gibbs@uconn.edu Phone: (860) 570-9009

Sociology Department
Reception for Sociology Graduates
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 10:00 - 11:15 AM
Laurel Hall, Lobby,
3 Discovery Drive, Storrs, CT 06269
Graduates, family, friends, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend.
RSVP deadline: May 1, 2017 to: Sociology Graduate Reception

Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Commencement Reception and Awards Presentation
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 9:30  - 11:00 AM
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, Konover Auditorium
405 Babbidge Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Undergraduate & Graduate Students,, friends, and faculty are welcome.
For those unable to attend, please view by LiveStream at this link: http://s.uconn.edu/wgss2017
RSVP deadline: Friday, April 28, 2017 to:  wsinfo@uconn.edu or 860-486-2186. *Please reply with number of guests attending.*

Nursing

Saturday, May 6, 2017, Immediately following the 9:00 AM Ceremony
Storrs Hall, Widmer Wing
231 Glenbrook Road, Storrs CT 06269
Undergraduate and graduate students, families, and friends are welcome to attend. 

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