Winter 2012 Commencement Event Schedule


For graduates, family, and friends coming from out of town, please click here for information on lodging in and around Tuscaloosa.


For a map of available parking around Coleman Coliseum, please visit our maps page: Commencement Maps.

Friday, December 14, 2012

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Commencement Reception for December Graduates

Graduates and their families are invited to attend.

President's Mansion
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Reception for Capstone College of Nursing Graduates Capstone College of Nursing

Saturday, December 15, 2012

9:00 a.m.

Commencement Ceremony

College of Arts and Sciences

College of Education

College of Human Environmental Sciences

Capstone College of Nursing

Law School

Coleman Coliseum
Following a.m. Ceremony Reception for College of Human Environmental Sciences Graduates Hotel Capstone
1:30 p.m.

Commencement Ceremony

College of Commerce and Business Administration

College of Communication and Information Sciences

College of Engineering

School of Social Work

Coleman Coliseum

Each of the two commencement ceremonies will include both graduate and undergraduate students. Graduate students will participate according to the academic division that houses their particular major. All Ed.S. students will participate in the 9:00 a.m. ceremony.  Candidate processional begins at 8:40 a.m. for the 9:00 a.m. ceremony and 1:10 p.m. for the 1:30 p.m. ceremony.  Family and guests should be seated at these times.

The Winter Commencement ceremonies will be available for viewing through Live feed,  The site will be updated for each ceremony. The Live feed "webcast" will not be available until the start of the ceremony.