Spring Commencement Ceremonies and Events

 

SPRING COMMENCEMENT 2020 CEREMONY SCHEDULE

June 13-14 | ALEX G. SPANOS STADIUM

Saturday, June 13, 2020

8 a.m. | College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences

1 p.m. | College of Architecture and Environmental Design

5 p.m. | College of Engineering

Sunday, June 14, 2020

8 a.m. | Orfalea College of Business

1 p.m. | College of Science and Mathematics

5 p.m. | College of Liberal Arts


CULTURAL COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

DATES TBD | TIMES TBD | LOCATIONS TBD

In addition to the official degree-conferring commencement ceremonies held in Alex G. Spanos Stadium, the university hosts seven cultural commencement ceremonies to honor the achievements of our diverse student communities.

American Indian and Indigenous Commencement

Asian Pacific Islander Commencement

Black Commencement

Chicanx/Latinx Commencement

Disability Resource Center Commencement

Lavender Commencement

Southwest Asian North African (SWANA) Commencement


COLLEGE AND DEPARTMENT EVENTS

DATES TBD | TIMES TBD | LOCATIONS TBD

Individual college and department event schedules will be available in spring 2020.


COMMENCEMENT KICKOFF

DATES TBD | TIMES TBD | UNIVERSITY STORE

Commencement Kickoff provides students who are eligible to participate in commencement the opportunity to acquire all their needs for the big day in one convenient place. Designed as a “one-stop shop,” graduates can purchase:

  • Caps, gowns, tassels and stoles
  • Graduation announcements
  • Class rings
  • Diploma frames
  • Flowers, leis and gifts
  • Cap and gown portraits

The following departments and resources will also be available:

  • Commencement Office: Meet the staff, ask questions, enjoy free food and win prizes!
  • Alumni Association: Learn about your Cal Poly Alumni Association membership.
  • Career Services: Explore the many career resources and services available to graduates.
  • Senior Gift Campaign: Learn about the Senior Gift Campaign, a fundraising effort that benefits the health, happiness and well-being of Cal Poly students.

INFO BOOTHS

DATES AND TIMES TBD

Stop by the UU Plaza to meet the Commencement Office staff, ask questions, enjoy free food and win prizes!


ARCHIVED CEREMONY VIDEOS

Visit the Cal Poly Commencement YouTube Channel to watch past Spring Commencement ceremony livestream videos.

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