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School and Department Ceremonies

Events At-a-Glance

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School, College, Department, OrganizationName of EventDateTimeLocationContact InformationEstimated AttendeesPre-paid permit required for campus parking?Academic Apparel Required?Guest Tickets Required?
--OTHER-- College of Engineering and School of Medicine Bioengineering Bioengineering Graduation Celebration06/11/2020tbd - tbdVirtual Event Danafe Matusalem, 206-685-3494, danafem6@uw.edu10NoOptional, No, Students and guests will be notified of details regarding the virtual celebration from the department.
--OTHER-- Q Center Lavender Graduation06/09/202006:00pm - 08:30pmVirtual EventLev Cunningham, (206) 605-8772, zohlev@uw.edu100NoOptional, Dress to celebrate yourself!No, Students & Guests will be emailed directions to access the virtual event.
Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (ACMS) (See Mathematics)
Applied Mathematics (See Mathematics)
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (see Environment, College of)
Associated Students of the University of Washington (ASUW)--Black, Filipino, La Raza, Pacific Islander & Raven's Feast Celebrations (see individual listings)
Atmospheric Sciences (see Environment, College of)
Biochemistry (see Chemistry and Biochemistry)
Biostatistics (See Public Health, School of)
College of Arts and Sciences --OTHER-- Applied MathematicsApplied Mathematics Graduation Celebration06/13/202010:00am - 11:30amVirtual Event [Webcast]Applied Math Staff, 206-543-5493, info@amath.washington.edu200NoOptional, No, N/A
College of Arts and Sciences --OTHER-- Cinema and Media StudiesCinema and Media Studies Graduation Celebration12/31/1969tbd - tbdVirtual Event [website]Yuko Mera, 206-543-0302, ymera@uw.edu0NoNo, Graduates will be notified of website address.
College of Arts and Sciences --OTHER-- Department of Gender, Women & Sexuality StudiesGWSS Graduation Celebration06/11/2020tbd - tbdVirtual EventAparajeeta "Sasha" Duttchoudhury, 206-543-6902, gwssadvs@uw.edu150NoOptional, No, TBD
College of Arts and Sciences American Ethnic Studies American Ethnic Studies Graduation Celebration12/31/1969tbd - tbdVirtual EventEllen Palms, 206-543-5401, epalms@uw.edu10NoOptional, No, N/A
College of Arts and Sciences Anthropology ANTHROPOLOGY GRADUATION CELEBRATION06/12/2020tbd - tbdTBDDiane Guerra, 206 543 7772, djguerra@uw.edu750NoOptional, Academic Apparel is optional but recommended. If not Business casual please.No, Graduation will be virtual so invite all family and friends to join in!
College of Arts and Sciences Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (ACMS) Virtual Department Graduation06/11/202003:00pm - tbdVirtual Event - check department websiteAlice Boytz, 2065436830, boytza@uw.edu0NoNo, No, Virtual event, please check department website
College of Arts and Sciences Asian Language and Literature Asian Languages and Literature Convocation and Awards Ceremony06/12/202003:30pm - 05:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Elizabeth Self, (206) 543-4996, efself@uw.edu0NoNo, No, TBD.
College of Arts and Sciences Chemistry Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduation and Awards Recognition Celebration06/11/202005:00pm - tbdVirtual EventCasey Renneberg, 206-543-9343, advisers@chem.washington.edu0NoOptional, No, Tickets are not required. Graduating students that wish to participate in the celebration must RSVP to our google form between April 27 and May 20, 2020. RSVP here: https://forms.gle/PcoTdsLN6vbVDsRY9
College of Arts and Sciences Communication Communication Digital Graduation Celebration 06/09/202001:00pm - 03:00pmVirtual EventMegan Jeffrey, 206-543-2660, comadmin@uw.edu12NoOptional, No, Advisors will email students directly with the forms they will use to submit their slideshow and program materials directly to the Outreach Team and its vendors.
College of Arts and Sciences Department of Biology 2020 Department of Biology Graduation Celebration06/12/202001:30pm - 02:12pmVirtual Event (Webcast)Jeannette Takashima, 206-371-7817, jgt3@uw.edu0NoNo, Business casual is suggested for the uploaded photos. Dept of Biology does not require cap & gown. Uploaded photos will be available on our website for viewing No, No tickets are required. Please click on the link under Event Address on this page at 1:30 pm PDT on Friday, June 12. (The link will be active until June 2021.)
College of Arts and Sciences Department of Geography Department of Geography Convocation06/11/202002:00pm - 03:30pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Nell Gross, 2065433246, ngross@uw.edu300NoOptional, No, Graduating students must register to participate but need not reserve tickets for the event.
College of Arts and Sciences Department of Law, Societies & Justice Law, Societies & Justice Convocation06/11/202012:30pm - 02:30pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Kat Eli, (412) 337-8595, kateli@uw.edu0NoOptional, Come as you are.No, Event will be hosted on Marching Order platform.
College of Arts and Sciences Department of Law, Societies & Justice LSJ Convocation06/11/202012:30pm - 02:30pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Kat Eli, (412) 337-8595, kateli@uw.edu0NoOptional, Come as you are.No, Event will be hosted on Marching Order platform.
College of Arts and Sciences Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences SPHSC Recognition Ceremony06/13/202008:30am - 10:30amVirtual EventJulie Dalessio , 206-685-7484, jadaless@uw.edu0NoNo, N/ANo, N/A
College of Arts and Sciences Diversity Minor Program Diversity Minor Graduation Celebration12/31/1969tbd - tbdVirtual EventEllen Palms, 206-543-5401, epalms@uw.edu10NoOptional, No, N/A
College of Arts and Sciences Economics 2020 Department of Economics Virtual Graduation Celebration06/12/202012:00pm - tbdVirtual EventAhna Kotila, 685-2026, akotila@uw.edu900NoNo, No, The URL for the event will be posted on our department website (econ.washington.edu).
College of Arts and Sciences English English Department graduation recognition12/31/1969tbd - tbdEnglish Dept Web sitenancy sisko, 206-543-3976, nsisko@uw.edu300NoNo, n/aNo, n/a
College of Arts and Sciences Germanics Germanics Departmental Convocation06/12/202002:30pm - 03:30pmVirtual EventStephanie Welch, 206.543.4580, snwelch@uw.edu0NoNo, Students and guests will be emailed an access code to view the virtual event.
College of Arts and Sciences History History Convocation06/12/202002:00pm - 03:30pmVirtual Event Tracy Maschman Morrissey, 206 221-5013, tmasch@uw.edu0NoNo, Come as you areNo, No tickets are required. Students must RSVP through Marching Order if they would like their name, information and photo to appear in the virtual procession of graduates.
College of Arts and Sciences Integrated Social Sciences ISS Graduation Celebration06/14/202010:00am - 12:30pmVirtual EventDaniel McConnell, 206-685-1056, danmcc@uw.edu0NoNo, Dress festively! Cap and gown encouraged but not required. No, You will receive a link to register for the ceremony. Please reach out to your adviser for more details.
College of Arts and Sciences Linguistics Linguistics Graduation Celebration06/12/202012:00pm - tbdWatch PartyMonica Cohn, 2066857467, lingadmn@uw.edu0NoNo, No, Event will be on Facebook and Youtube.
College of Arts and Sciences Mathematics Virtual Mathematics Department Graduation Celebration06/12/202003:00pm - tbdlive stream from department websiteAlice Boytz, 2065436830, boytza@uw.edu0NoNo, No, TBD
College of Arts and Sciences Music Grand Finale06/12/202004:00pm - tbdVirtual Grand Finale Watch Party [Webcast]Brenda Banks, 206-543-2726, blbanks@uw.edu1NoNo, n/aNo, n/a
College of Arts and Sciences Political Science Political Science Convocation12/31/1969tbd - tbdTBDPolitical Science Advising, 206-543-1824, polsadvc@uw.edu0NoOptional, No, TBD
College of Arts and Sciences Psychology Department Psychology Graduation Celebration06/12/202005:00pm - 06:30pmVirtual Event Carrie Perrin, N/A, cyoung@uw.edu10NoOptional, No, Virtual Event - no tickets required.
College of Arts and Sciences Psychology Department UW Dept of Psychology - MA Program2020 Commencement of the Master’s Degree in Applied Child & Adolescent Psychology 08/03/202005:00pm - 07:00pmVirtual EventLora Brewsaugh, 206-543-3067, lorab2@uw.edu100NoNo, Business Casual No, Event will be held virtually. No ticketing process required.
College of Arts and Sciences Slavic Languages & Literatures 2020 Convocation Ceremony06/12/202003:30pm - 04:30pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Lani Phillips, (206) 543-6848, slavadm@uw.edu0NoOptional, CasualNo, Convocation will take place on an online platform. Ticket information will be available soon.
College of Arts and Sciences Sociology Sociology Graduation Celebration06/10/202007:00pm - 08:00pmVirtual pre-recorded eventSusanna Hansson, 206-543-5396, asksoc@uw.edu0NoNo, No dress codeNo, N/A
College of Arts and Sciences Statistics Statistics Graduation Celebration06/13/202005:00pm - tbdVirtual EventMee Ling Hon, 206-543-8296, mhon@u.washington.edu50NoOptional, No, None
College of Built Environments CBE Graduation Celebration06/13/202003:30pm - 05:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast through Marching Order]Meegan Amen, 2063104172, meegan@uw.edu1000NoNo, No, Students will be emailed an Access Code to view the virtual event. Students may forward this code to guests. You can enter this event at http://be.uw.edu/news-events/graduation/.
College of Built Environments Department of Urban Design and Planning/Community, Environment and Planning CEP Graduation Celebration06/12/202006:00pm - 08:00pmVirtual Event Megan Herzog, (206) 543-1508, herzomeg@uw.edu200NoNo, No, Event will be hosted via the Zoom online platform.
College of Education 2020 Graduation Celebration06/09/202006:00pm - 08:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Office of Student Services, 206-543-7834, edinfo@uw.edu10NoOptional, No, The Virtual Event will be hosted on the online platform MarchingOrder. The ceremony link and access instructions will be available before June 9.
College of Engineering Chemical Engineering Class of 2020 Chemical Engineering Graduation Celebration04/30/202004:00pm - 05:00pmVirtual EventNicole Minkoff, 206-685-1634, nminkoff@uw.edu1NoOptional, No, Graduates should register ahead of time at https://www.cheme.washington.edu/graduation to receive information for zoom meeting. Guests of graduates, please visit https://www.cheme.washington.edu/graduation for the livestream link.
College of Engineering Human Centered Design & Engineering HCDE Graduation Celebration06/09/202009:00am - 12:00pmTo be determinedMelissa Ewing, 2316322855, mewing3@uw.edu5NoOptional, No, HCDE will receive emails with details
College of Engineering Materials Science and Engineering University of Washington-Seattle2020 Materials Science and Engineering Online Graduation Celebration06/13/2020tbd - tbdVirtual Event [Webcast]Sandra Maddox, 206-616-6581, sbmaddox@uw.edu0NoOptional, No, Event will be hosted on the MarchingOrder online platform
College of the Environment Atmospheric Sciences Atmospheric Sciences Graduation Celebration 202006/12/202003:30pm - 05:30pmVirtual Event (webcast)Jennifer Siembor, 206-543-4576, jsiemb@uw.edu100NoOptional, No, N/A
College of the Environment Earth & Space Sciences 2020 ESS Graduation Celebration!06/13/202009:00am - 12:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Noell Bernard-Kingsley, 206-616-8511, essadv@uw.edu400NoNo, N/ANo, Please contact ESS Student Services: essadv@uw.edu
College of the Environment Earth & Space Sciences 2020 ESS Graduation Celebration!06/13/202009:00am - 12:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Noell Bernard-Kingsley, 206-616-8511, essadv@uw.edu400NoNo, N/ANo, Please contact ESS Student Services: essadv@uw.edu
College of the Environment Program on the Environment Graduation Celebration for Environmental Studies06/11/202011:00am - 12:30pmThis is a virtual event, and we will contact students with the link.Ana Wieman, 206-616-2416, wieman@uw.edu200NoNo, We encourage students to dress for this special occasion, but we do not require that they do so. Faculty will wear their graduation regalia in honor of this very special occasion!No, No ticketing is required.
College of the Environment School of Environmental and Forest Sciences SEFS Graduation Celebration06/11/202010:00am - tbdVirtual Event [Webcast]Michelle Trudeau, 2066161533, michtru@uw.edu2NoOptional, Business casualNo, We will be sending a survey to RSVP and we will send more information as our program develops.
Department of Military Science Army ROTC 2020 Annual ARMY Commissioning Ceremony 06/12/202010:00am - 12:00pmTBD Jennifer Cumpston , 206-543-9010, jenryan@uw.edu100NoNo, Army Dress BluesNo, n/a
Environmental & Occupational Health (See Public Health, School of)
Evans School of Public Policy & Governance (see Public Policy & Governance, Daniel J Evans School of)
Intercollegiate Athletics Leadership - IAL Administration (see Education, College of)
Intercollegiate Athletics Leadership - IAL Coaching (see Education, College of)
Interdisciplinary Graduate Programs Museology Graduate Program Museology Graduation Ceremony06/12/202003:00pm - 04:00pmMarchingOrderDylan High, 206-221-0713, highd@uw.edu100NoNo, Virtual event - no specific dress code.No, Students will be emailed information to attend the virtual event.
Laboratory Medicine (see Medicine, School of)
MHCI+D (see Human-Computer Interaction + Design)
Medicine, School of, Global Health (see School of Public Health)
Michael G. Foster School of Business EMBA-GEMBA-HMBA-TMMBA EMBA, GEMBA, HMBA, and TMMBA Graduation Ceremony06/08/202006:00pm - 08:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Rachael Davis, 2066164969, davisra@uw.edu10NoOptional, No, Students will be emailed access details to the virtual event.
Michael G. Foster School of Business Undergraduate Programs Foster Undergraduate Graduation Celebration06/07/202001:00pm - 03:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Andrea Pesola, 206-543-4625, pesola@uw.edu0NoNo, No, Event will be open to the public. The URL to join the live webcast will be emailed to graduates, as well as posted on this website: https://foster.uw.edu/academics/graduation/.
Oceanography (see Environment, College of)
Program on the Environment (see Environment, College of)
School of Medicine --OTHER-- UW Medicine- Department of OphthalmologyDepartment of Ophthalmology Residency and Fellowship Graduation06/20/202006:30pm - 09:00pmPacific TowerMyduyen Ngo, 2066851601, myduyen@uw.edu150NoNo, No, TBD
School of Nursing School of Nursing Convocation & Awards Ceremony06/12/202009:30am - tbdVirtual Event [Webcast]Jenn Waugh, 2062215934, jawaugh@uw.edu1200NoNo, CasualNo, Graduates will receive a link and password to access the ceremony, which can be shared with family and friends.
School of Public Health 2020 SPH Graduation Celebration06/14/202011:00am - 12:00pmVirtual Event [Webcast]Renee Sproull, 206-685-3057, sphsas@uw.edu4500NoOptional, No, MarchingOrder will provide a link to our SPH Virtual Ceremony Page a minimum of three days prior to the ceremony date.
School of Public Health Nutritional Sciences NSP Graduate Student & GCPD Year End Celebration08/21/2020tbd - tbdwǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual HouseSusan Inman, 206.543.1730, nutr@uw.edu100NoNo, No, Graduates should RSVP to nutr@uw.edu. Please include the number of guests and note if any special accommodations are required.
School of Social Work --OTHER-- Social Work2020 School of Social Work Graduation Celebration06/14/202001:30pm - 03:00pmVirtual EventJennae Carpio, 2065570041, jpcarpio@uw.edu2000NoOptional, No, but we encourage students to dress for this special occasion.No, Registered students will be emailed an Access Code to view the virtual event and they may forward this code to guests. You will also be able to enter the event through the School of Social Work Graduation website (URL coming soon and will be sent to students).
Student Athlete Graduation Reception (see Intercollegiate Athletics)
UW Black Graduation Black Graduation & Kente Ceremony06/19/202006:00pm - 08:00pmVirtual Event [AirMeet]Trevon Davis, (206) 543-9242, uwblackg@uw.edu1200NoOptional, Attire: Cap and gown (strongly encouraged) or all Black/traditional attire No, There are no tickets being "sold" or given since the event is virtual this year.