Commencement Recognition 2022

Graduate Division Commencement 2022 
Friday, June 10 from 9 am - 11 am.

"Slug Crossing" is a live commencement event which consists of 14 ceremonies and celebrations. It is an opportunity to celebrate your graduation with the support of your family, friends, and UCSC faculty and staff. PhD students will be able to be hooded by their adviser.

The 2022 ceremony is viewable online.

The deadline to register is May 16.

Register online with "Marching Order" and select a 15-minute time slot with the Graduate Division ceremony, and/or opt-in for a 15-minute time slot in one or more of these celebrations:

  • African, Black, Caribbean Student (ABC) Celebration (June 9)
  • Chicanx/Latinx Celebration (June 9)
  • Baskin School of Engineering Celebration (June 10)

Masters and Phd students from the 2021-2022 academic year are eligible to participate. 

Deadline to order regalia is May 10

Registration for parking permits begins May 23

For more information and updates please visit the UCSC Commencement website and sign up for the opt-in email list that is available there.

Questions should be directed to:

Faculty - see our Faculty Commencement Information.

CONGRATULATIONS to all of our Masters, Ph.D., and D.M.A. graduates of the 2021 - 2022 academic year!


A PDF version of the graduate commencement program is avialble to download. Be sure to get your Alumni Association card, and stay connected to your campus.




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