Changes to Fall 2022 Commencement: Three Ceremonies Planned Dec. 16-17

Thursday, September 08, 2022

To allow more students, parents, families and friends to attend UNCW’s fall commencement celebrations, three ceremonies will be held over two days (Dec. 16-17) in Trask Coliseum. The times and dates are: 

Friday, Dec. 16 Cameron School of Business and Watson College of Education 6 p.m.  Saturday, Dec. 17 College of Arts and Sciences 
10 a.m. 

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

Additional information: 

  • Each ceremony is expected to last approximately two hours. 

  • All August and December graduates are invited to participate. 

  • Graduates will be able to RSVP for their respective ceremony, claim guest tickets and submit phonetic spelling of their name beginning Wednesday, Oct. 12. The registration system closes Tuesday, Nov. 15. 

  • Graduates can order regalia beginning Friday, Oct. 14. 

Please monitor the commencement website and campus inboxes for forthcoming information and direct any commencement-related questions to