Commencement

Graduate Student Ceremony: May 25, 2017; Undergraduate Student Ceremony: May 26, 2017

Maps & Directions

First Step, Apply for Graduation!

Both undergraduate and graduate students must declare their intent to graduate before March 10, 2017

Both undergraduate students and graduate students must declare their intent to graduate and file with the Registrar before March 10, 2017

Any undergraduate student or graduate student who anticipates graduating in December 2016 must have filed prior to October 28, 2016

A complete explanation of filing for graduation can be found on the registrar's website.  Please review thoroughly, thank you.

Undergraduate Students

All graduating undergraduates must declare their intent to graduate by applying online through the WISER system before March 10, 2017

Graduate Students

Graduate Students who have met with their program director and have reviewed their transcripts and determined they are eligible to file for graduation must declare their intent to graduate by filling out the degree application form.

Declaration Deadlines
for Both Undergraduates (Bachelors) and Graduates (Doctoral and Masters)

FOR DECEMBER 2016: You must file by October 28, 2016
FOR MAY 2017: You must file by March 10, 2017
FOR AUGUST 2017: You must file by March 10, 2017

Students who miss the above deadlines must file for the next available graduation date.

All students must follow the procedures to apply for graduation as stated on the registrar's website.


See Also

  • For more information about the ceremony, contact the Office of University Events at events@umb.edu or 617.287.5313