Photo of Duck in graduation hat.


University Commencement Celebration

Monday, June 13, 2022

Main Ceremony:
9:00 a.m. PT at Autzen Stadium
Keynote Speaker: Ashton Eaton

Congratulations, Graduating Ducks!

The University of Oregon is delighted to announce the 146th commencement ceremony will be held on June 13, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. PT. The historic event will take place at Autzen Stadium, to allow the university to accommodate the graduates of 2022, 2021, and 2020 for an in-person event. All qualifying graduates from those classes are invited and welcome to bring as many friends and family members as they would like—no tickets will be required. We ask that all graduates RSVP and include the number of guests that you anticipate will attend.

This day will mark an important milestone in your academic career. Your degree represents an incredible journey of academic dedication and scholastic accomplishment. 

We are proud to welcome you with a day of celebration and activities to recognize all you have accomplished.

RSVP for Main Ceremony

This website will be updated as more information becomes available.

Apply for Your Degree

If you haven’t already applied for your degree, make sure you apply online as soon as possible.

Apply for graduation on DuckWeb for undergraduate students, and GradWeb for graduate students. For spring term, undergraduate student applications are due by April 24, 2022; graduate student applications are due by April 8, 2022.

Apply for Your Degree

Get Your Cap, Gown, and More

Visit the Duck Store to purchase your cap, gown, announcements, and other memorabilia. Check in with commencement staff if you need any special accommodations to fully participate in events.

Explore Graduation Packages

Invite Family and Friends

Check in with them to find out if there are any special requests that need to be made to help your guests get around campus on graduation day.

Activities and Ceremonies

Find Your Ceremonies

Plan to participate in the University Commencement Ceremony. Check with your academic major department for instructions on how to participate in your department ceremony.

Department Ceremonies

UO Commencement is a Substance-Free Event

To ensure a positive experience for graduates, their guests, and the university community, UO Commencement is a substance-free event except for formal receptions, where alcohol is served in OLCC-regulated locations. This includes all activities, and applies to indoor and outdoor venues, including the main University Commencement Celebration in Autzen Stadium and individual school, college, and department ceremonies.

Students found in possession of prohibited substances could be subject to sanctions including, but not limited to, confiscation of the substance(s), being denied access to commencement activities, or notification to law enforcement regarding illegal substances.