Commencement Information

Congratulations to the participants!

Below are the details of the 2015 ceremonies.

Commencement Mass

Friday, May 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Cathedral of St. Paul, 239 Selby Ave., St. Paul


Saturday, May 23, 2015, 2 p.m.
O’Shaughnessy Stadium, St. Paul campus (rain or shine)*

Unlimited seating outdoors

*In the event of severe weather conditions, the ceremony will be moved indoors to the field house, located in the Anderson Athletic and Recreation Complex. (There is limited seating in the field house: two guest tickets per graduating senior). Video viewing locations around campus will also be available for additional guests.


Saturday, May 23, 2015, 9:30 a.m.
Field house, Anderson Athletic and Recreation Complex, St. Paul campus

Graduate Business

Saturday, May 23, 2015, 7 p.m.
Field house, Anderson Athletic and Recreation Complex, St. Paul campus

School Of Law

Saturday, May 16, 1 p.m.
Minneapolis Convention Center, Room M100 A-J


Click here for the video links of the Commencement ceremonies.

Weather Watch

11:45 a.m. 5/23/2015: The undergraduate ceremony will be outside.  Please be prepared for various weather conditions.

Contact Us

Graduate Students and Doctoral Candidates:
No tickets required.

Ceremony length is appromixmately one and one half hours.

Undergraduate Candidates and Graduates:
Tickets required only for severe weather conditions. Opt-in for text messages to get updates.

Ceremony Length is approximatley two and one half hours.


General Questions:

Registrar Office
(651) 962-6700