Graduation


Commencement - August 13, 2015

Commencement begins the celebration for all graduates, their families and guests, faculty/staff and administrators. Dressed in their caps and gowns, graduates participate in a processional to the Marriott Center where they are greeted by the University President and invited dignitaries.

No tickets are required and seating is open. The Marriott Center opens two hours prior to the ceremony. Those requiring special needs seating may contact the Special Events Office at (801) 422-6022 for assistance. Commencement usually lasts approximately 1 ½ hours.

Commencement Speaker - TBA

Commencement Schedule


Thursday, August 13, 2015
3:00 p.m. Graduates assemble for processional (parking lots north of ASB)
3:15 p.m. Parents and family members in seats at Marriott Center
3:15 p.m. Academic processional departs ASB
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Commencement Services – Marriott Center
Friday, August 14, 2015
8:00 - 10:30 a.m. First convocation schedule
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. "Meet the President" reception for graduates and parents (Assembly Hall-Gordon B. Hinckley Visitor Center)
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Second convocation schedule
2:00 - 4:30 p.m. Third convocation schedule
5:00 - 7:30 p.m. Fourth convocation schedule

Tickets are not required for commencement or college convocations.

Students who graduate in June are invited to attend the August graduation ceremonies. Students who graduate in December are invited to attend the next April graduation ceremonies.

Broadcast Information

Commencement exercises will be broadcast live on BYU TV, BYU Radio, Classical 89 KBYU-FM and byutv.org.