Commencement ceremonies

Spring Commencement ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 graduates will be held on May 12-15.


How to watch Commencement

For family members and friends who cannot attend Spring Commencement this year, you have options to watch the ceremonies live from a mobile device or on TV. Tune in or log on to watch during the scheduled ceremony times.


  • Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, May 12-14: Nevada Sports Net (NSN)
  • Saturday, May 15: KRXI FOX 11 News

2021 virtual ceremony (recorded)

Streaming online (in-person ceremonies)

Commencement information

The Herz Gold medal

Spring Commencement

Spring 2021 Commencement will be held with in-person and virtual options on May 13, 14 and 15, 2021. A Commencement ceremony for all 2020 graduates will be held in-person on May 12, 2021.

A box of rolled diplomas on the quad

Winter Commencement

Winter 2021 Commencement will be held on December 4, 2021.

A graduation cap, decorated with colorful circles, seen from the back

Commencement checklist

Are you ready to walk across the stage to receive your diploma? Review our Commencement Checklist to make sure you're prepared for graduation day.