Friday, June 14, 2019 | 2:00 p.m.

University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Nebraska Union | Ballroom (second floor)
(15th & R Streets, Lincoln, Neb.)

Event Schedule

1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.


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 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

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. The 2018 ceremony was live streamed and an archived video of the event is available for viewing.

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Graduation Eligibility

Who Can Participate in the Graduation Ceremony:

  • Students who complete their high school diploma requirements between July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019
  • 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 email UNHS Advising.

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Graduation Ceremony Checklist

Complete by May 31

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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 or (402) 472-4684.