The staff and faculty of American Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies Field Major (ISF), Media Studies, and Religious Studies are excited to welcome you to the UGIS Commencement Ceremony to be held Wednesday, May 16, 2018, from 9-11AM, in the William Randolph Hearst Greek Theatre. You can register online for the UGIS Commencement Ceremony if you graduated in fall 2017, or plan to graduate in spring, summer, or fall 2018. To register, please click here to fill out our Exit Survey and Commencement Registration Form. Please note that the exit survey portion is confidential.


Note: Participation in this or any commencement ceremony does not guarantee that you will officially graduate and receive your Bachelor’s Degree. To receive your degree you must place yourself on the degree list for the term in which you will complete your requirements, if you were not automatically placed on that degree list.  Click here for more information on how to put yourself on the appropriate degree list.

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For day-of information for guests, please follow this link:


Cognitive Science Students: Cognitive Science will have its own commencement ceremony, beginning Spring 2017. Please follow this link for information regarding your commencement: