Graduate: Friday, May 12 | Undergraduate: Saturday, May 13

  • Undergraduate students who RSVP’d for the University Commencement Ceremony by the April 7 deadline have until this Friday, April 21, to claim their guest tickets. Do it today!

  • Spring Commencement will take place Friday and Saturday, May 12 and 13, 2017.

    Graduate Master’s and Doctoral Ceremony

    Friday, May 12, 7:00 p.m. in the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex

    Undergraduate Ceremony

    Saturday, May 13, in the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex 

    • 9:00 a.m. – College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and College of Health and Human Services
    • 2:00 p.m. – College of Education and Educational Technology, College of Fine Arts, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Eberly College of Business and Information Technology

    Live webcasts of both ceremonies will be available. 

    Photos and videos from past ceremonies are also available.

  • Tickets
    Guests of graduates at Undergraduate Commencement need tickets to watch the ceremony.
    Department Graduation Ceremonies
    See the schedule for department and program of study graduation ceremonies.
    Undergraduate Commencement
    Know when to be in your graduation robe and meet for the processional lineup, so you’re prepared and ready to enjoy the excitement of your special day. 
    Graduate Commencement
    IUP joins in your happiness and well-deserved satisfaction in achieving your academic goal—the conferral of your degree.
    Parking and Transportation Information
    Parking and event details for Commencement Day
    There will be free, live webcasts of the IUP undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies on May 12 and 13, 2017.