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Thanks to all faculty members who plan to attend one (or more!) of the Commencement ceremonies. It is a very special time for our students, and your presence means a great deal to them and to the University. 


Friday, May 6th
  • 9 AM - College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, College of Communication and Information, College of Pharmacy, College of Public Health, Martin School of Public Policy and Administration, Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce
  • 2 PM - College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Medicine
  • 6 PM - Gatton College of Business and Economics, College of Health Sciences, College of Fine Arts, College of Nursing
Saturday, May 7th
  • 9 AM - College of Arts and Sciences, College of Social Work, College of Design


Hooding Faculty

If you are planning to hood one or more students during Commencement, please register HERE.


All Faculty

If you are planning to attend one or more of the Commencement Ceremonies in which you are NOT hooding a student, please register HERE.


Academic Apparel

All faculty members are required to wear regalia to the ceremony. If you do not own regalia, the University will provide a one-time contribution toward the cost of regalia. Please email Sally Martin at to order yours today. Deadline is March 21st, 2022.