Spring 2023 Commencement Ceremony
Alaska Airlines Center
Sunday, May 7, 1 p.m.


Hooding Ceremony

Wendy Williamson Auditorium

Saturday, May 6, 2 p.m.


Please RSVP for Commencement and the Hooding Ceremony by April 28. Regalia for faculty is required and may be purchased or rented from the Seawolf Store:

  • March 31—Last day to rent or purchase faculty graduation regalia     

Need Assistance? Please see the special accommodations form to tell us how we can help. Someone will be in touch with you soon.

Follow signs to the faculty seating on the far end of main gym.  Final details will be emailed a week before the ceremonies to faculty who have submitted an RSVP.  

For the safety and security of our graduates and guests, mandatory security screening by walk-through metal detectors will be in place at UAA’s commencement ceremony. Screening stations will be open outside all entrances.  

To help assure an efficient and positive experience for all, we ask that you:

  • Bring only essential items needed for the event.
  • Leave backpacks and bags larger than 4.5 x 6.5 inches at home.
  • Note that noisemakers and weapons will be refused at the screening stations.

*Adjustments to the timeline are possible should weather require.