109th Annual Commencement Exercise

Saturday, May 16, 2020
Stan Sheriff Center


9:00 a.m. Ceremony
Graduates report at 8:00 a.m.
Estimated end time - 11:30 a.m.
Speaker: TBA

Undergraduate and advanced degree candidates in the following schools/colleges will participate in the 9:00 a.m. Ceremony:

  • College of Arts & Humanities
  • College of Languages, Linguistics & Literature
  • College of Natural Sciences
  • College of Social Sciences
  • College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources
  • Hawai‘inuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • School of Ocean and Earth Science & Technology
  • School of Pacific & Asian Studies

3:30 p.m. Ceremony
Graduates report at 2:30 p.m.
Estimated end time - 6:00 p.m.
Speaker: TBA

Undergraduate and advanced degree candidates in the following schools/colleges will participate in the 3:30 p.m. Ceremony:

  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering
  • John A. Burns School of Medicine
  • Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, including Public Health
  • School of Architecture
  • School of Nursing & Dental Hygiene
  • Shidler College of Business, including School of Travel Industry Management
  • William S. Richardson School of Law

An instructional video for students and guests is available at
https://youtu.be/jfecR1db5DI

Both ceremonies will be viewable via webcast.

All graduates must register to participate in the ceremony by: May 1, 2020. The registration site will open in mid-February.

Purchase regalia through the UH Bookstore.


The 2019 Mid-Year Commencement Exercise is viewable here until the week of the Spring 2020 ceremony in May.


Future Ceremonies:

2020 Mid-Year Commencement Excercise
Saturday, December 19, 2020

110th Annual Commencement Exercises
Saturday, May 15, 2021

Watch Mahalo Messages recorded by some of the Fall 2019 graduates!