Schedule & General Information

Commencement Exercises

The 2015 Spring Commencement Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 1 p.m. in the Georgia Dome.

Tickets

Tickets are no longer required for guests to attend the Commencement Ceremony at the Georgia Dome (Saturday, May 9, 2015) so bring as many friends and family members as you’d like.

Commencement Day Schedule

College and School Ceremonies – Georgia World Congress Center
        *morning ceremonies (exact times TBD)
College of Education – Thomas Murphy Ballroom
The Lewis School – Sidney Marcus Auditorium
School of Public Health – Building A, room 412
J. Mack Robinson College of Business (Graduate students) – Georgia Ballroom
University-wide Commencement Ceremony – The Georgia Dome
11:30 a.m. Doors open to degree candidates and guests
1:00 p.m. Commencement Ceremony begins
2:30 p.m. Ceremony concludes
 
College and School Ceremonies – Georgia World Congress Center
*afternoon ceremonies (exact times TBD)
College of Arts & Sciences – location TBD
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies – Thomas Murphy Ballroom
J. Mack Robinson College of Business (Undergraduate students) – Georgia Ballroom
*The Honors College Convocation will be held on campus
Friday, May 8 in Speakers Auditorium.


Graduate Line Up at the Georgia Dome

All candidates should report to Sections 102-109 in the Georgia Dome for line up. Volunteers will be available to issue instructions to candidates about the procession. College and degree levels determine the candidate line up. Any candidates arriving after the processional starts will walk at the end of the processional line and must see a Commencement Marshal for placement.

Assistance at the Georgia Dome

  • Guests requiring the assistance of a sign language interpreter should access seating at aisle L45.
  • Real-time captioning will be provided and visible from all seats.
  • Special needs seating accommodations are available at the top of each seating section along the concourse level.