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School and department ceremonies

2016 iSchool Convocation

Date:

June 4, 2016

Time:

2:30-5pm

Location:

Hec Edmundson Pavilion/Alaska Airlines Arena

Event Comments:

iSchool Convocation celebrates the 2016 class of graduating students receiving degrees in the Informatics, MLIS, MSIM and Ph.D. programs. A welcome address from Dean Harry Bruce will be followed by a procession and a reception that features refreshments, information about student organizations and a mingling of iSchool staff, faculty, students and families. iSchool students graduating in autumn 2015, and winter, spring and summer 2016 and their guests are eligible to participate.

Tickets Required?

No

Cap and Gown Required?

Yes

For Further Information Contact:

Kari Brothers
206 543 3172
kari683@uw.edu

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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