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Friday, December 14, 2018 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Join us on Friday, December 14 and Saturday, December 15 at the CFE Arena for the UCF Graduation Commencement Ceremonies for Fall 2018. 

Students from the following colleges will be honored during the Friday morning ceremony:

  • College of Business
  • College of Engineering and Computer Science
  • College of Optics and Photonics

Schedule of Events

  • 7:30 AM – Graduates arrive at the CFE Arena. Doors open for guests and graduates
  • 8:00 AM – Graduates begin lining up
  • 8:40 AM – Procession of graduate candidates begins
  • 9:00 AM – Commencement ceremony begins (will last approximately 2 hours)
  • 11:00 AM – Approximate end of ceremony

Each guest, including children and infants, entering the arena is required to have a ticket for the ceremony.

Watch it LIVE on YouTube.

Commencement guests should anticipate long lines due to additional security measures. Please leave purses, backpacks, and large bags at home to expedite security screenings. Doors will open 90 minutes prior to the start of the commencement ceremony.


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