Registration for Virtual Ceremonies

Online registration for the June 12 university-wide UCI Virtual Commencement will begin on Monday, April 12.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED to participate in the university-wide virtual ceremony and virtual school receptions. Registration is required so that graduates can provide updated information that is necessary for planning purposes. It is very important that graduates sign up before registration closes. Late registrations will not be accepted.

Each school has a specific date and time assigned for them to BEGIN registration. Graduates can register anytime between registration opening and the closing deadline. 

Registration closes at 5 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2021.

Registration links will be activated when registration opens.

registration is closed

Registrations open:

Monday • April 12
9 a.m. Grad Hooding
11 a.m. School of Social Sciences
1 p.m. School of Social Ecology

Tuesday • April 13
9 a.m. School of Biological Sciences
11 a.m. School of Physical Sciences
1 p.m. School of Education

Wednesday • April 14
9 a.m. Claire Trevor School of the Arts
11 a.m. Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences (ICS)
1 p.m. Henry Samueli School of Engineering

Thursday • April 15
9 a.m. Susan and Henry Samueli College of Health Sciences
11 a.m. School of Humanities

Registration closes for all graduates at 5 p.m. (PDT) Friday, April 30, 2021.


Graduate students: You must have advanced to candidacy to be able to participate in the ceremony. 
Undergraduates: You must have already submitted a grad app and be cleared to graduate by your academic counselor to be able to participate in the ceremony.

For questions about eligibility, please contact an academic counselor or advisor:

Graduate students:

If you need help during the registration process,  please email [email protected].