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School and department ceremonies

Graduation Celebration


Wednesday, June 8, 2016


7:00-9:00 pm


Meany Hall

Event Comments:

The Sociology Graduation Celebration is a formal event (cap and gown required) for graduating sociology majors and their families and friends.

Tickets Required?

YES. Guests will not be admitted to Meany Hall without tickets. Graduates request tickets through the Sociology Graduation Celebration sign-up link which will be available on the Sociology home page between Wednesday May 4th and Sunday May 22nd.

Cap and Gown Required?

YES: Students need to purchase their Cap & Gown through the UW Commencement website. They also need to complete a SEPARATE registration if they wish to attend the Sociology event.

For Further Information Contact:

Mark Bello
(206) 543-5396

Parking Info

If you wish to park on campus, pre-paid parking permits will be required for this event. Students should purchase these permits for themselves and their guests through the order form, May 4 to May 22, 2016.

Commencement Day Schedule

June 11, 2016 / Husky Stadium
12:30 - Stadium doors open (bag inspection performed).
12:30 - Grads line up on the Outdoor Practice Field (security inspections performed).
1:30 - Procession begins
4:30 - Ceremony concludes

International family members

Are you inviting family members from outside the U.S.? You can help them apply for a visitor's visa. For more info, see the International Student Services website.

Rain or shine

Let's hope for a beautiful, sunny day! However, if it rains, plastic ponchos will be handed out to graduates. Umbrellas are permitted.

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