UMD Commencement Information

Graduation Day


Commencement ceremony at the DECC

Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral Degree Commencement Ceremonies

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC)

116th UMD Commencement Program
View the 2016 Program

Commencement Speakers Announced!

Live Streaming will go live at 9:45 am and 2:45 pm on Saturday May 7, 2016 for the 2016 Commencement ceremonies. Go Bulldogs!

Live Streaming (no captions)
Live Streaming (with captions)

Take. Tag. Share.

Enjoy live photo-feed of Graduation on the Video board in the AMSOIL! Simply take your photo, tag #umdgrad16, and share with your family, friends and fellow graduates your favorite commencement memories.

The graduate and undergraduate ceremonies are combined with two ceremonies in the
AMSOIL Arena at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center.

No guest tickets are required.

10 a.m. - Graduates and Undergraduates from the College of Education and Human Service Professions (CEHSP), the School of Fine Arts (SFA) and the College of Liberal Arts (CLA)

3 p.m. - Graduates and Undergraduates from the Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE) and the Swenson College of Science and Engineering (SCSE)

Photographers from GradImages will be at both 2016 commencement ceremonies. You may order online at GradImages or call 800-261-2576.