When & Where: Schedule of college graduation ceremonies

Arizona Daily Wildcat
Wednesday, May 12, 2004

Agriculture and Life Sciences

May 15 - 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Convocation ceremony in Centennial Hall. Seating and registration from 8:30 a.m to 9:30 a.m., ceremony begins at 9:30 a.m. Mementos will be presented individually to graduates, special awards will be presented and light refreshments will be served.


May 15 - 11 a.m. Convocation in Crowder Hall of the Music building, followed by light refreshments in the Architecture building.

Arizona International College

May 15 -10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Pre-commencement breakfast for graduates and guests in the Tucson Room of the Arizona Inn. For more information, call 626-0600.

Business and Public Administration

May 14 - 5 p.m. Convocation with individual recognition of graduates at McKale Center. Professional dress is requested. For the most up-to-date information, please check the Eller undergraduate Web site at ugrad.eller.arizona.edu/student_resources/graduation/spring_events.shtml.


Tomorrow - 4 p.m. Convocation recognizing individual graduating students in attendance at Exhibition Halls B and C at the Tucson Convention Center. Students must R.S.V.P. A Web-based invitation with instructions was sent to students in April.

Engineering and Mines

May 14 - Pre-commencement activities are planned by each department. Graduates will be recognized with a personalized gift. Call the individual departments for more information.

  • Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering: 621-2235

  • Biosystems Engineering: 621-3691

  • Chemical and Environmental Engineering: 621-6044

  • Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics: 621-2266

  • Electrical and Computer Engineering: 621-2434

  • Engineering, general: 621-6551

  • Engineering Management: 621-6551

  • Engineering Mathematics: 621-2056

  • Engineering Physics: 621-4788

  • Hydrology and Water Resources: 621-3131

  • Materials Science and Engineering: 621-6070

  • Mining and Geological Engineering: 621-2147

  • Optical Sciences and Engineering: 626-3689

  • Systems and Industrial Engineering: 621-6551

    Fine Arts

    Tomorrow - 5:30 p.m. Pre-commencement ceremony for both graduate and undergraduate students at Centennial Hall. All students check in at the east side stage door by 5 p.m. Faculty check in by 5:15 p.m. Academic attire (cap and gown) required. Graduate students will be hooded. No R.S.V.P. required.


    May 14 - 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pre-commencement luncheon for bachelor of arts candidates in the Student Union Memorial Center Grand Ballroom. Contact Debra Olson, 621-9294, or e-mail daolson@u.arizona.edu.

    May 14 - 3:30 p.m. Pre-commencement hooding ceremony for master of arts, master of fine arts, and doctor of philosophy candidates in the Modern Languages auditorium, Room 350. Reception follows. Contact Debra Olson, 621-9294 or email daolson@u.arizona.edu.

    James E. Rogers College of Law

    May 15 - 2 p.m. Convocation ceremony in Centennial Hall. Reception will immediately follow. Location is the east side of the lawn in front of the Arizona State Museum.


    May 14 - 6 p.m. Convocation and reception at Centennial Hall. For further information, contact Rebecca Anderson, Office of Special Events, 626-6177, reparada@email.arizona.edu or visit the College of Medicine Special Events Web site at: medicine.arizona.edu/events


    May 14 - 2 p.m. Convocation and reception at Centennial Hall. Graduates will be recognized individually and awards will be presented.


    May 14 - 9 a.m. Convocation and reception at Centennial Hall. For further information, contact Sandra Rogers, 626-2828 or e-mail Sandra.Rogers@pharmacy.arizona.edu.

    Public Health

    May 15 - 9:30 a.m. Convocation at the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. A reception for graduates, friends and family will immediately follow in the courtyard. R.S.V.P. required. Please contact Kathy Ott at 626-3200, ext. 107, or e-mail ottl@coph.arizona.edu for more information.


    May 14 - 3 p.m. Awards ceremony and reception in the Arizona Ballroom of the Student Union Memorial Center. Students attending will be individually recognized. Doors will open at 2:30 p.m.

    Social and Behavioral Sciences

    May 14 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Commencement recognition ceremony at the Tucson Convention Center Arena. Graduating students in attendance will be individually recognized. (Invitations with R.S.V.P. will be mailed to the graduate's permanent address.)

    Multicultural Programs and Services

    Chicano/Hispano Student Affairs (C/HSA): Today - 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., convocation and reception at Centennial Hall. Contact 621-5627 for more information.

    African American Student Affairs (AASA): May 13 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Convocation and reception in the Arizona Ballroom (South) in the Student Union Memorial Center, third floor. Contact Monica Vega at 621-1094 or via e-mail at desotom@u.arizona.edu for more information. Contact 621-3419 for more information.

    Health Professions

    May 14 - 3 p.m. Reception in Crowder Hall in the Music building. Refreshments will be served and graduates will be recognized individually. R.S.V.P. to 621-4850.

    ROTC Ceremonies

    Air Force

    May 15 - 3 p.m. Commissioning ceremony and reception in Crowder Hall in the Music building. For more information, contact the AFROTC detachment at 621-3521.


    May 14 - 11 a.m. Commissioning ceremony in Crowder Hall in the Music building. Guests should contact SFC Mark Trees at 621-5608 for more information.

    Navy and Marine Corps

    May 14 - 10 a.m. Commissioning Ceremony in Crowder Hall in the Music building. For more information, contact the NROTC Unit at 621-1282.