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University Commencement Ceremony

Monday, June 17, 2024

Main Ceremony:
9:00 a.m. PT at Autzen Stadium

Commencement Speaker:
Sarah Mensah

Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2024!

This year's University Commencement Ceremony will take place on Monday, June 17, 2024, at 9:00 a.m. at Autzen Stadium.

The ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of our graduates and includes administration and student speakers, a keynote address, and the conferral of degrees by school or college. Graduates do not cross the stage or receive diplomas during the University Commencement Ceremony.

Guest tickets are not required, but all graduates must RSVP to let us know they will be attending.

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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 may be served in OLCC-regulated locations. This includes all activities, and applies to indoor and outdoor venues, including the main University Commencement Ceremony in Autzen Stadium and individual school and college 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.