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Chemistry Graduation Ceremony

The Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry are pleased to announce that our annual Graduation and Awards Recognition Celebration will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019, from 1:00-3:00 pm at Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion.


RSVP: Graduating students who wish to participate in the ceremony must RSVP here by to May 31, 2019.


Guests & Tickets: Tickets are not required to attend this event. Any graduating students wishing to participate in the ceremony must RSVP via the above link.


Parking: Students and guests will need to arrange for their own transportation and parking. Please see the UW Transportation Services website for more information. Campus parking permits may be purchased in advance via the Commencement website's parking permit Registration/Order Form; daily parking permits are purchased at the parking gatehouse. Those in need of disability parking may pre-purchase a disability parking permit via the Commencement website (E17 is the parking lot closest to Alaska Airlines Arena). On the day of the event, present the parking permit to the attendant, who will direct you to the closest available parking spot. Be sure to leave the parking permit face up on your dashboard.


Disability Accommodations: To request disability accommodation, contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206.543.6450 (voice), 206.543.6452 (TTY), 206.685.7264 (fax), or The University of Washington makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance of the event as possible, preferably at least 10 days. Hec Edmundson Pavilion is an accessible facility with seating areas for persons using wheelchairs. Hec Edmundson Pavilion staff will be available to help guests who need special assistance or accommodations.


Questions: Please send any questions to


Attire: Students are encouraged to wear academic regalia, but it is not required. To rent or purchase academic attire, submit your order via the Commencement website between May 826. Should you wish to be hooded during the ceremony, please be sure to order your academic attire online, and confirm in advance that your faculty advisor or other selected faculty member will be attending the ceremony.


UW Graduation Ceremony

The University of Washington's 144th Annual Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 1:30-4:30 pm at Husky Stadium.


Please see the UW Commencement website for full details about the UW graduation ceremony.



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