UW Commencement

Candidates who meet the eligibility requirements below may participate in the Commencement Ceremony at Husky Stadium on June 9, 2018.

Bachelor candidates

Students who earned a degree in Summer 2017, Autumn 2017, or Winter 2018, or have applied to graduate with a departmental advisor for Spring 2018 or Summer 2018 are eligible. (The names of Summer 2018 graduates will not appear in the program. They will appear in the 2019 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

Students who earned a degree in Summer 2017, Autumn 2017, or Winter 2018 are eligible. Spring 2018 candidates who have applied to graduate, by submitting a master’s request or doctoral final exam request to the Graduate School, are eligible to participate. Summer 2018 candidates who are interested in participating should first contact the Office of Ceremonies.

Professional candidates

Candidates for J.D., M.D., D.D.S., and Pharm D. Degrees who earned degrees in Summer 2017, Autumn 2017, Winter 2018 or are candidates for Spring or Summer 2018 are eligible to participate.

Names listed in program

The Commencement program lists the names of graduates from Summer 2017 through Spring 2018. Summer 2018 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 13th 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.