Commencement

UCLA Career Center: First Destination Survey

Are you a graduating senior? You can have a positive impact on fellow Bruins by sharing your post-college plans through a brief survey. Whether you're attending graduate school, seeking employment, pursuing something completely different, or you're just not sure yet - we want to know! The university is required to collect this data and uses survey results to educate students and the broader UCLA community about the careers and graduate school plans of our graduates.

Please take 5 minutes to complete the First Destination Survey and enter a drawing to win one of 30 Amazon gift cards ($25 each). Click on the following link to access the survey: http://studentvoice.com/ucla/1617firstdest

Answers are completely confidential.

GradImages Pre-Registration

Registering with GradImages ensures that your graduation proofs will be delivered in a timely manner. 

Please fill out your information for GradImages at the following link:

http://www.gradimages.com/Preregistration/Register?ClientID=1077&OccasionRef=120087

Guide to Graduation

Thinking of graduating this year? 

Attend iGrad v. Spring 2017!

iGrad is a 90-minute workshop for College of Letters and Science Seniors preparing to graduate in Winter, Spring, or Summer 2017. Fall 2017 candidates that want to walk in June 2017 can also attend.

iGrad v. Spring 2017: 

PDF iconspring_2017_igrad_flyer_full_page.pdf

Guide to Graduation 2017:

PDF iconguide_to_graduation_2017_updated022017.pdf

College Commencement: 

www.college.ucla.edu/commencement

College of Letters and Science Commencement Ceremony

Pauley Pavilion -- Friday, June 15, 2018 @ 2:00PM

Pauley Pavilion -- Friday, June 15, 2018 @ 7:00PM

Asian American Studies Department Commencement Ceremony

Schoenberg Hall -- Sunday, June 17, 2018 @ 10:30AM

Graduation Receptions

Samahang Pilipino Student Celebration
Royce Hall -- Sunday, June 17, 2018 @ 2:00PM

Asian Pacific Islander Student Celebration
Dickson Court North -- TBD @ 3:00PM

Vietnamese Student Celebration
Powell Courtyard -- TBD @ 4:00PM

Complete Schedule: https://www.commencement.ucla.edu/schedule

FAQ

DEPARTMENT 2018 COMMENCEMENT KEYNOTE SPEAKER: TBD

https://goo.gl/forms/xz0ty8c5NOgV55s92

TICKETS

TBD
You can place, modify, or cancel your order for tickets and parking permits.

Undergraduates: Ticket orders for the Asian American Studies Department Commencement Ceremony can be made through My.UCLAThe first 4 tickets are free; additional tickets are available for $12 each. Up to 15 tickets may be ordered. Beyond the 15 tickets, students may waitlist request up to 5 tickets.

Graduate Students: Ticket orders for the Asian American Studies Department Commencement Ceremony must be made by emailing your UID and ticket order to the Academic Advisor via Message Center. The first 4 tickets are free; additional tickets are available for $12 each. Up to 15 tickets may be ordered. Beyond the 15 tickets, students may waitlist request up to 5 tickets.

CAP AND GOWN

Students may order their regalia through Graduation Etc., located in Ackerman Union, A-Level. For more information, please visit UCLAStorehttps://shop.uclastore.com/c-320-graduation-etc.aspx

COMMENCEMENT BOOKLET: FERPA RESTRICTIONS

If you have “Do Not Release Any Information” or “FERPA RESTRICTION” at the top of your DPR/DARS, you have a total privacy restriction on your UCLA record. Your name will not be printed in the Commencement booklet. In order for your name to be printed in the Asian American Students Department Commencement Program, please message the AASD Academic Advisor via Message Center authorizing that you would like to have your name printed in the booklet by TBD

More information may be found here: 

http://www.registrar.ucla.edu/Student-Records/Student-Rights-Privacy

COMMENCEMENT DAY

Graduates should check in at Schoenburg Hall by no later than 10:00 AM. Parking for Schoenburg Hall will be available in Parking Structure #2. Theatre Doors will open at 10:00 AM. Seating is general admission and guests will be accommodated first come, first served. The Commencement Ceremony will begin promptly at 10:30 AM.

UNDERGRADUATE COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER

Interested in becoming our Undergraduate Commencement Speaker? Students who are interested in delivering the Undergraduate Commencement speech must submit a Word (.docx or .doc) draft of your intended speech to the AASD Academic Advisor via Message Center. The speech must not exceed 5 minutes in length. Please include your name, student ID number, email, and phone number where you can be reached.  

Undergraduate Commencement speeches are due no later than Friday of the 1st Week of Spring 2018.

QUESTIONS?

For questions regarding the Asian American Studies Department Commencement Ceremony, please contact AASD Academic Advisor via Message Center.

For questions regarding the College Commencement Ceremony, please forward your questions via Message Center to College Commencement: http://www.college.ucla.edu/commencement/help/contact/