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The 2017 ceremony will be available for viewing
online (live stream) for your family and
friends who are not able to be at the ceremony.
11:00 a.m. Ceremony
4:00 p.m. Ceremony

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11:00 a.m. Sunday, May 14, 2017
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Mariucci Arena
11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 14, 2017

Keynote Speaker: Maria Bamford, BA English '93

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 check our list of Ceremonies by Majors to determine which majors will be participating in 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 14, 2017 from 1:00-3:00 p.m.  Space is limited. Kindly RSVP with number of guests by May 1, 2017.


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