Commencement

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December 2022 Ceremony Details

The UNCW Fall 2022 Commencement Exercises will occur in person on Friday, December 16 and Saturday, December 17. All ceremonies will take place in Trask Coliseum and will be accessible via Livestream from the UNCW homepage and Ceremony Livestream page

Ceremonies will be separated by school or college and will last approximately 2 hours. 

Cameron School of Business and Watson College of Education
Friday, December 16 at 6 p.m.

College of Arts and Sciences
Saturday, December 17 at 10 a.m.

College of Health and Human Services
Saturday, December 17 at 2 p.m. 

Some departments may also host departmental receptions from Thursday, December 15 through Saturday, December 17. A full list of departmental celebrations can be found here.

Future Commencement Dates

Below are the general dates of the upcoming commencement exercises. Ceremony times and departmental celebrations will be posted once available. Graduates are assigned to a ceremony based on academic college and cannot change ceremonies for any reason.

  • Spring 2023 graduates: May 12 and 13, 2023