Registration

Undergraduate students who have completed their course work in Summer ’21 or will complete their coursework in Fall ’21 are eligible to participate in the December 13 ceremonies. 

Registration will open November 1 & 3, based on school. Check back for additional information soon.

Registration for December Ceremonies

We are thrilled to announce that all eligible students are invited to participate in UCI’s 57th Commencement Ceremonies, taking place in-person at the Bren Events Center on Monday, December 13. 

Undergraduate students who have completed their coursework in Summer 2021 or will complete their coursework in Fall 2021 are eligible to participate.

The event will follow all state, county and campus public health and safety guidelines, including requirements for face coverings regardless of vaccination status, and proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours. 

Eligible students MUST register to participate and all guests must have a ticket to attend. Before you register, please check with your academic counselor to determine if you are eligible. 

Online registration and ticket reservations for all ceremonies open individually on the dates listed below. 

All graduates must register in early November to participate. Graduates who registered will be able to download their guest tickets in late November.

All times listed are Pacific Time.

Registration links will be activated when registration opens.


Registrations open:

Monday · November 1 · 9 a.m.

  • School of Humanities
  • School of Social Sciences

Monday · November 1 · 1 p.m.

  • Claire Trevor School of the Arts
  • The Paul Merage School of Business
  • The Henry Samueli School of Engineering
  • Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
  • School of Social Ecology

Wednesday · November 3 · 9 a.m.

  • School of Biological Sciences
  • School of Education
  • Program in Public Health
  • School of Physical Sciences

All ticket reservations close at 5 p.m. Friday, November 12.
Late reservations are only accepted based on availability.

*Graduate students completing their graduate degree will participate in June 2022 Commencement.
Only Exception: Master's Candidates in The Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences are eligible to participate in the December ceremony.

**UCI School of Law, School of Medicine, and College of Health Sciences have commencement ceremonies annually in May and June. 

 

Reminders

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: https://ps.uci.edu/stuaff/ac.html

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