December 2022 Commencement Ceremonies

The commencement ceremonies will be held in the Dale F. Halton Arena located in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center. The arena has a clear bag policy. Umbrellas and balloons are not permitted.

Commencement Ceremony Dates & Times

Friday, Dec. 16 | 1:00 p.m. Undergraduate Ceremony

College of Arts + Architecture

Belk College of Business
College of Computing & Informatics

College of Health & Human Services


Friday, Dec. 16 | 6:00 p.m. Graduate School Ceremony

Doctoral, Master's, Graduate Certificates for All Programs


Saturday, Dec. 17 | 10:00 a.m. Undergraduate Ceremony

Cato College of Education
The William States Lee College of Engineering
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Mandatory RSVP for Graduates through MarchingOrder

  • UNC Charlotte will utilize the technology "MarchingOrder."
  • All graduating students will receive detailed instructions on Thursday, Nov. 10, on how to RSVP. It is mandatory for you to RSVP. The deadline is Sunday, Nov. 20, at 11:59 p.m.
  • Graduating students must have a valid UNC Charlotte ID or a government-issued photo ID and their UNC Charlotte ID number to participate in commencement.


View the May 2022 Commencement Ceremonies here

May 2022 Commencement Program

Contact Information

Phone: 704‑687‑8021

The Center for Graduate Life and Learning:
Graduate programs (doctoral, master's, graduate certificates)
Phone: 704‑687‑5661
The Graduate School