Commencement Ceremonies and Convocations

There are three ceremonies held to honor those completing their Bachelor's degree during the 2011-2012 academic year. Attendance and participation in any of these events is voluntary.

  • December Graduation: An all-campus ceremony held on Sunday, December 15, 2012 at Haas Pavilion. All Fall graduates are welcomed to participate in this event. Find more information at
  • Commencement @ Cal: (University-wide commencement ceremony) An annual all campus event where graduating seniors from all academic disciplines are given a time to come together to celebrate their achievements at UC Berkeley. No names are called and diplomas are not distributed. The convocation will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2012, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Edwards Stadium. Ticket information and details will be posted at
  • College and Departmental graduation ceremonies are held beginning in mid-May. A full list of all ceremonies can be found at
  • Information for all commencement ceremonies can be found at

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