Winter Commencement 2021

Saturday, December 4, 2021 at Lawlor Events Center

Commencement ceremonies

December 4, 2021, 9 a.m.

  • College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources
  • College of Engineering
  • School of Medicine
  • Orvis School of Nursing
  • School of Public Health
  • College of Science
  • School of Social Work

December 4, 2021, 2 p.m.

  • College of Business
  • College of Education & Human Development
  • Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism
  • College of Liberal Arts

Winter Commencement program

University Marshal

Amy Pason, Chair, Faculty Senate

Master of Ceremonies

Jeffrey Thompson, Interim Executive Vice President and Provost

National anthem

Wolf Pack Quartet, Paul Torkelson, Director
Sierra Brass Quintet

Indigenous blessing

Thalia Dick, Numu elder

Welcome

Brian Sandoval ‘86, President

Governor's remarks

Steve Sisolak, Governor

Regents' remarks

Carol Del Carlo, Chair Pro Tempore

Student remarks

Austin Brown ’22, President of the Associated Students of the University of Nevada
Matthew Hawn ’15, ’19, President of the Graduate Student Association

Presentation of graduates and conferring of degrees

Brian Sandoval ‘86, President
Jeffrey Thompson, Interim Executive Vice President and Provost

Remarks to 2021 graduates

Brian McArdle '05, '10, Nevada Alumni Council Vice President

Alma Mater

Wolf Pack Quartet, Paul Torkelson, Director

Official Seal of the University of Nevada, Reno