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Spring 2018 and Winter 2018 Commencement Ceremonies

2018 Spring Commencement Ceremonies

Spring Commencement ceremonies for all colleges will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018. All ceremonies will be at the Arena Auditorium unless otherwise noted:

  • 8:30 a.m.: Undergraduates from the College of Arts & Sciences, College of Education, Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources, Honors College
  • 10:00 a.m.: College of Law students (location: Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts)
  • 12:00 p.m.: Graduate students from all colleges and schools
  • 3:30 p.m.: Undergraduates from the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, College of Business, School of Energy Resources, College of Engineering and Applied Science, College of Health Sciences, Honors College

Tickets will not be required. Ceremonies will be live streamed online via WyoCast at the following links:

Students should arrive one hour prior to the ceremony start time. Photographs will be taken starting 45 minutes prior to ceremony start times.

Spring Commencement Participation

If you are planning to walk in a Spring Commencement ceremony, please complete this survey.


Important Spring Deadlines

March 26      Last day to order regalia (cap and gown)
April 20* Last day to complete the survey and submit an Anticipated Graduation Date form
and guarantee your name listed in the commencement program
May 9-12 Regalia pick up in the Wyoming Union Senate Chambers
May 15 Last day to return regalia without a late fee


*Note: Anticipated Graduation Date forms can be submitted at any time, including beyond the end of the Spring semesters. The April 20 deadline guarantees your name is printed in the commencement program.


Spring 2018 Commencement Schedule of Events

Thursday, May 10
4:00 p.m. UW-Casper Celebration Nicolaysen Art Museum
5:00 p.m. African American & Diaspora Studies
Graduation Event     
Cooper House
Friday, May 11
10:30 a.m. Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau Ceremony
Arts & Sciences Auditorium     
12:00 p.m. Veterans Services Center
Ceremony and Luncheon
Wyoming Union Ballroom
2:00 p.m. Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing Convocation Arts & Sciences Auditorium
3:00 p.m. Multicultural Graduation Ceremony Wyoming Union Ballroom
5:00 p.m. American Indian Studies/NAERCC
Native American Honoring Ceremony
Marian H. Rochelle
Gateway Center
5:30 p.m. College of Engineering & Applied Science
Convocation and Professional Obligation Ceremony     
Arts & Sciences Auditorium
6:00 p.m. President's Commencement Dinner
(by invitation only)
Marian H. Rochelle
Gateway Center
Saturday, May 12
8:30 a.m. Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony Arena Auditorium
10:00 a.m. College of Law Commencement Ceremony Buchanan Center for
the Performing Arts
12:00 p.m. Graduate Commencement Ceremony Arena Auditorium
3:30 p.m. Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony Arena Auditorium
6:00 p.m. Army/Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony Buchanan Center for
the Performing Arts

Spring 2018 Commencement Shuttle & Parking Information


2018 Winter Commencement Ceremonies

The 2018 Winter Commencement ceremony for all colleges will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2018, in the Arena Auditorium. Please watch this space for further updates.

Past Commencement Ceremonies

Recordings of past commencement ceremonies can be found in our WyoCast archives.

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