Live Streaming
The ceremony will be available for viewing online
(live stream) at this link for your family and friends
who are not able to be at the ceremony.

Commencement Photos
Facebook Gallery | Morning Ceremony
Facebook Gallery | Afternoon Ceremony

Commencement Videos
11:00 a.m. Sunday, May 15, 2016
4:00 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2015

Follow us on Twitter!
Share your own pictures and memories!

Ready to graduate? Apply now!

Tell us what you think!

Mariucci Arena
11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 15, 2016

Keynote Speaker - Pam Edstrom

The College of Liberal Arts is proud to celebrate its graduating seniors! Please join us as we recognize the significant accomplishments of our graduates.

In order to accommodate the size of our graduating class and their guests, two ceremonies will be held. Please view the Commencement Ceremony by Major list to determine whether you should attend the 11:00 a.m. or 4:00 p.m. ceremony.

Eastcliff Reception

Graduates are cordially invited to attend an Undergraduate Commencement Reception at Eastcliff, the official residence of the President of the University of Minnesota, on Sunday, May 15 from 1:00-3:00 p.m.  Space is limited. Please RSVP with number of guests by May 2, 2016.


Please contact CLA Student Services at (612) 625-2020, or email us at