Commencement

 

    70th Commencement Ceremonies  

May 20, 21, 22, 2017

    University Athletics Stadium at the Billie Jean King Sports Complex

 

Saturday, May 20, 2017

8 a.m.           College of Natural and Social Sciences
                        Graduate and Undergraduate
                             Anthropology
                             Biological Sciences
                             Chemistry and Biochemistry
                             Geosciences and Environment
                             Mathematics
                             Natural Sciences
                             Physics and Astronomy
                             Psychology

12 p.m.         College of Natural and Social Sciences
                        Graduate and Undergraduate
                             Asian and Asian American Studies
                             Chicana(o) & Latina(o) Studies
                             History
                             Latin American Studies
                             Pan African Studies
                             Political Science
                             Sociology

4 p.m.           College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology
                      
Graduate and Undergraduate 
 

Sunday, May 21, 2017

8 a.m.           Rongxiang Xu College of Health and Human Services
                        Graduate and Undergraduate
                             Kinesiology
                             Nutritional Science
                             Communication Disorder
                             Social Work

1 p.m.           Rongxiang Xu College of Health and Human Services
                        Graduate and Undergraduate
                             Criminal Justice & Criminalistics
                             Child and Family Studies
                             Nursing
                             Public Health 

6 p.m.           College of Arts and Letters
                        Graduate and Undergraduate 
 

Monday, May 22, 2017

8 a.m.           College of Business and Economics
                      
Undergraduate
                             
Business Administration

1 p.m.           College of Business and Economics
                      
All Graduate Programs
                        
Undergraduate
                             
Computer Information Systems
                             
Economics

6 p.m.           Charter College of Education
                      
Graduate and Undergraduate 
 

Please check back in January or February for more information regarding ceremony details. For questions regarding the ceremonies, email commencement@calstatela.edu.

 
Commencement is the ceremony in which degrees are conferred on graduating students. In order to be invited to participate in the Commencement ceremonies in May 2017, all graduating candidates must have met the following requirements:
 
  • Submitted a Graduation Application for fall semester 2016 and on track to complete all graduation requirements by December, 2016.

OR
  • Submitted a Graduation Application before the filing periods listed below and on track to complete all graduation requirements by the end of winter, spring, or summer term 2017. 

 

Declared Graduation Term

Undergraduate Degree

Filing Deadline

Graduate Degree

Filing Deadline

Winter Intersession

September 1, 2016

September 1, 2016

Spring 2017 Semester

October 15, 2016

November 15, 2016

Summer 2017

February 1, 2017

February 15, 2017

 
For more information about filing for graduation, please visit http://www.calstatela.edu/graduation.