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Date & Schedule

2017 Summer Commencement

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Last updated June 2, 2017

General commencement followed by two convocation ceremonies for the conferral of degrees:
Graduate Degree Convocation (master's degrees)
Undergraduate Degree Convocation (bachelor's degrees)

All graduates participating in the commencement ceremony must arrive wearing full academic attire: cap, gown, tassel, and a hood if a master's graduate. No changing rooms on site.


8:00 a.m.     Individual portraits

8:30 a.m.     Graduate check-in and pick up name card

8:30 a.m.     Doors open for guest seating

9:00 a.m.     Graduate lineup

9:45 a.m.     General commencement processional

11:00 a.m.   Convocation ceremonies


Location and Parking

Salt Palace Convention Center
100 S. West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84101


Parking information

Parking fee: $12.00 per entry (no in/out access). 

 Note: The Salt Palace Convention Center rents scooters and wheelchairs.

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