Message to May 2017 Graduates

Three Commencement Ceremonies will be held in the Dale F. Halton Arena located in the James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center.   Each ceremony will last approximately 2 hours.

For your safety, bag checks will be conducted at entry points.  Prohibited items include but not limited to: weapons, alcoholic beverages, glass containers, noisemakers, laser pointers, animals except service animals, skateboards, and roller shoes.

FRIDAY, MAY 12, 2017 AT 1:00 PM
Undergraduate and Graduate Students for:
Belk College of Business
College of Computing and Informatics
College of Health and Human Services
(Candidates report to Main Concourse at noon.)
SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Undergraduate and Graduate Students for:
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(Candidates report to Main Concourse at 9:00 AM)
SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Undergraduate and Graduate Students for:
College of Arts + Architecture
Cato College of Education
The William States Lee College of Engineering
(Candidates report to Main Concourse at 2:00 PM)

University policy states that students participate in the Commencement Ceremony for the term in which they complete their degree requirements. Students completing their degrees in the summer or fall terms participate in the December Commencement Ceremonies.

Students who have applied for May 2017 graduation; will receive an email (to their @uncc.edu email address) by mid-March with ticket information. Tickets will be required for guests to attend the ceremonies.

Additional information for the May 2017 Commencement Ceremonies will be posted as it becomes available.