Friday, June 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm

University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Nebraska Union | Ballroom
(15th & S streets, second floor)

Event Schedule

1:00 pm–1:45 pm

Pre-Commencement

Graduates gather in Colonial B room to don cap and gown. Families and friends are welcome to find seating in the Union Ballroom.

2:00 pm–4:00 pm

Graduation Ceremony & Reception

The ceremony will start at 2:00 p.m. with a cake and punch reception following. Graduates are invited to share a few words with those in attendance during the ceremony. Pre-planning a few words for this portion of the ceremony is recommended, but participation is optional.

Graduation Eligibility

Who Can Participate in the Graduation Ceremony:

  • Students who complete their high school diploma requirements between July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017
  • Students who are enrolled in their final 10 credits and are making significant progress.

Eligible graduates will receive an invitation from UNHS. If you have questions regarding ceremony eligibility, please e-mail UNHS Advising.

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Graduation Ceremony Checklist

Complete by May 31

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Additional Information

Live Streaming

This year's graduation ceremony will be streamed live! Graduates, current students, family, friends and educators are welcome to tune in. Details will be provided soon.

Photography

A staff photographer will be on hand for individual, group and family photos during the reception.

Additional Questions

Please direct all questions regarding the graduation ceremony to the Event Coordinator, Pam Hanks at phanks@nebraska.edu or (402) 472-4684.