UW Commencement

Candidates who meet the eligibility requirements below may participate in the Commencement Ceremony at Husky Stadium on June 15, 2019.

Bachelor Candidates

Students who earned a degree in Summer 2018, Autumn 2018, or Winter 2019, or have applied to graduate with a departmental advisor for Spring 2019 or Summer 2019 are eligible. (The names of Summer 2019 graduates will not appear in the program. They will appear in the 2020 program, which can be obtained from the Office of Ceremonies by request.) Once the application for graduation has been completed and received by the Office of Graduation and Academic Records (206-543-1803), the student will then be eligible to complete the commencement Registration/Order Form.

Master’s and Doctoral Candidates

Graduates are eligible to participate if they

  • earned their degrees in Summer 2018, Autumn 2018, or Winter 2018,
  • submitted their master’s degree request or scheduled their final exam (doctoral), or
  • have a reasonable expectation of graduating in Summer 2019. (Summer 2019 graduates only: If you plan on participating in a graduation event should consult with their advisor to make sure the student database (SDB) accurately reflects the degree being earned.)

Professional Candidates

Candidates for J.D., M.D., D.D.S., and Pharm D. Degrees who earned degrees in Summer 2018, Autumn 2018, Winter 2019 or are candidates for Spring or Summer 2019 are eligible to participate.

Names Listed in Program

The Commencement program lists the names of graduates from Summer 2018 through Spring 2019. Summer 2019 graduates’ names will be listed in the following year’s program. If you have not graduated or submitted your application to graduate, you must do the following by April 19th to be included in the program:

Note: Don’t want your name listed in the program? Contact the Office of the Registrar at 206-543-5378.