The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams
Intelligence plus character, that is the goal of true education.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.


Welcome to the UNCW Commencement website! Here, you will find information about ceremonies, departmental receptions and any other events related to commencement.

Congratulations to all Spring 2019 graduates! 


(see tab on the left for specifics pertaining to each ceremony)

Spring 2019

  • Cameron School of Business - Friday, May 10 at 2 p.m.
  • College of Health & Human Services - Friday, May 10 at 6 p.m.
  • Watson College of Education - Saturday, May 11 at 9 a.m.
  • Sciences and Humanities in the College of Arts & Sciences - Saturday, May 11 at 12:30 p.m.
  • Creative Arts, Social Sciences and Graduate Liberal Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences - Saturday, May 11 at 4 p.m.

Fall 2019

  • Ceremonies will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019