The Fall 2019 Ph.D. Commencement and Hooding will be held Monday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. in The Rialto Center for the Arts. See below for more details. Select your role below:
A LIMITED amount of rental regalia will be available at the ceremony. Regalia will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Candidates should report to The Rialto Center lobby for lineup at 5:30 p.m. Commencement marshals will be available to issue instructions to candidates about the procession. Ph.D. candidates will be lined up with their faculty adviser alphabetically by college.
During the ceremony, candidates will be hooded by their academic adviser or other designee. Candidates should confirm that their adviser or designee will be attending the ceremony.
|5:30 p.m.||Candidates and their advisers report to The Rialto Center for the Arts lobby for lineup|
|5:30 p.m.||Theater doors open to guests|
|6:30 p.m.||Final instructions given to degree candidates|
|7 p.m.||Ceremony begins|
|8 p.m.||Ceremony ends (estimated)|
*Reception to follow the ceremony
Accommodations for Guests with Disabilities
For more information about diplomas, contact the Graduation Office at 404- 413-2248 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.