December 2021 Commencement Ceremonies

At this time, the University plans to hold in-person commencement ceremonies on Friday, December 17, and Saturday, December 18. The ceremonies will take place in the Dale F. Halton Arena located in the James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center.

Summer and Fall graduating students will receive e-ticket instructions, cap and gown information, and ceremony details the week of October 18.

As the University continues to monitor the impacts of COVID-19, the commencement website will be updated if ceremony plans are altered. Masks will be required for all graduates and guests. 

Friday, December 17, 2:00 p.m.
The Graduate School (Doctoral, Master's and Graduate Certificates for all programs)

Saturday, December 18, 10:00 a.m.
College of Arts + Architecture
Cato College of Education
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Saturday, December 18, 3:00 p.m.
Belk College of Business
College of Computing & Informatics
​The William States Lee College of Engineering
College of Health & Human Services

May 2021 Commencement Ceremonies

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Thursday, May 13, 6 p.m.
Class of 2020

Friday, May 14, 9:30 a.m.
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
The William States Lee College of Engineering 

Friday, May 14, 6:00 p.m.
Belk College of Business
College of Health & Human Services
College of Computing & Informatics

Saturday, May 15, 9:30 a.m.
College of Arts + Architecture
Cato College of Education
Graduate School (Doctoral, Master's and Graduate Certificates for all programs)


Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony 

UNC Charlotte held one virtual commencement ceremony on Friday, Jan. 8, for all May, August and December 2020 undergraduate and graduate students. If you missed the live broadcast, please visit virtual-commencement.charlotte.edu to see the ceremony in its entirety.


Contact Information

Commencement:
Phone: 704‑687‑8021
Email: Commencement@uncc.edu

The Center for Graduate Life:
Phone: 704‑687‑5661
The Graduate School