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Fall Commencement: Saturday, December 9, 2017




Graduates will gather in cap and gown for a high-energy processional featuring a student-produced photographic retrospective with entertainment by Cal Poly student musicians. The program will feature brief remarks, motivational speeches, pinning of our new alumni, the conferral of degrees and a spirited closing. Graduates will receive ten (10) admission tickets that provide access to one of the university ceremonies.

Ceremony schedule is as follows:


9 a.m. - College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences and College of Science and Mathematics 

1 p.m. - College of Liberal Arts and Orfalea College Of Business

4 p.m. - College of Architecture and Environmental Design and College of Engineering

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