Commencement

Commencement Updates

  • Erin Stone named Valedictorian for the Class of 2015.
  • Tickets are NOT required for admission into the University Commencement or any of the College Convocations. All seating is general admission; doors to University Commencement will open at 7:30 a.m.
  • Students and guests who require ADA accommodations should complete the online ADA Request Form by April 26.

Graduation Schedule
Friday, May 1, 2015

University Festivities

9:00 a.m. - University Commencement, Centrum Arena
The formal ceremony to confer degrees upon SUU's Class of 2015

10:30 a.m. - Graduation Celebration, Multipurpose Quad (south side of Centrum Arena)
An informal gathering of graduates with their friends, professors and guests before leaving campus. Free and open to all.

College Convocations

Each graduate is individually recognized, called to walk and accept their diploma in their respective college ceremony.

Noon - School of Business, Centrum Arena
1:00 p.m. - College of Performing & Visual Arts, Randall Jones Theatre
2:00 p.m. - College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Centrum Arena
4:30 p.m. - Beverley Taylor Sorenson College of Education & Human Development, Centrum Arena
6:30 p.m. - Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science & Engineering, Centrum Arena

View full details of graduation festivities.

Class of 2014 Stats

Size of Graduating Class:

  • 1764 graduates
  • 349 master's
  • 1036 bachelor's
  • 369 associate's
  • 10 special education certificates

Age Range of Graduates:

  • 17-66

Gender Breakdown:

  • 989 Female
  • 774 Male
  • Class includes 48 married couples

2013 Graduates come from:

  • 35 U.S. states
  • 19 countries

Most Popular Degrees:

  1. Psychology
  2. Physical Education & Human Performance
  3. Biology
  4. Communication
  5. Nursing
  6. Elementary Education
  7. Accounting
  8. Human Nutrition
  9. English
  10. Criminal Justice