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.

Spring 2020 Ceremonies

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

All ceremonies will be in Trask Coliseum.

 Ticketed Cermonies: Children 2 years old and under do not require a ticket. However, these children will be required to sit on the lap of a guardian or caregiver. They will not have a seat.

May 8, 2020  

Ceremony Details
2 p.m. Cameron School of Business
6 p.m. College of Health & Human Services

May 9, 2020 

Ceremony Details
9 a.m. Watson College of Education
12:30 p.m.

 College of Arts & Sciences

(Sciences and Humanities)

4 p.m.

 College of Arts & Sciences

(Creative Arts, Social Sciences, & Graduate Liberal Studies)