Senior Recognition Ceremonies

Friday, May 11, 2018

10:00 a.m. –11:00 a.m.

  • Army ROTC Commissioning — Bowker Auditorium
  • Air Force ROTC Commissioning — Great Hall, Old Chapel

11:30 a.m. –12:30 p.m.

  • Phi Beta Kappa — Campus Center Auditorium

1:30–3:00 p.m.

4:30 - 6:00 p.m. 

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Find your students major and corresponding school or college on the list of Undergraduate Programs

Ceremonies taking place in the Mullins Center:  please be aware of the security measures in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable atmosphere for everyone. Please visit for more details. 

9:00 -10:30 a.m. 

9:00 - 10:45 a.m. 

10:00 - 11:30 a.m. 

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

5:00 - 6:30  p.m. 

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Accessibility for School and College Senior Recognition Ceremonies

Disability Services

All Senior Recognition Ceremony venues are held in accessible locations.  If you or your guests require the services of a sign language interpreter or captioning, please contact Disability Services via email at with “Recognition Ceremony Communications Request” in the subject line. The deadline for requesting such accommodations is Friday, April 20, 2018.

Specific information regarding college ceremonies can be found at Contact information for the coordinator of each college ceremony is available, if you have any questions.

Any guest who does not have a handicap placard or plate but will be transporting an elderly or disabled guest may sign up for a handicap accessible parking form which can be used in Lot 11 for the main UMass Commencement on Friday, May 11th and in any handicap parking spot near any of the senior recognition ceremony venues on Friday, May 11th or Saturday, May 12th.