Applying for Graduation
The deadline to apply for graduation is the 10th day of class of the semester in which you intend to graduate. The deadline to apply for the Fall 2022 semester was Monday, September 12, 2022.
Fall 2022 Graduates
Winter 2022 graduates are invited to celebrate their accomplishments with refreshments and festivities! Join us on Thursday, December 1 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM for dinner and drinks. Remember to bring your ID if you are 21+.
The formal BSOS Commencement Ceremony for winter and spring graduates will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2023, where each student will be individually recognized on stage.
RSVP for the December 1 party by November 24, 2022. Attire is casual. For questions, please contact Nancy O'Rourke, Assistant Director of BSOS Events at norourke [at] umd.edu.
Spring 2023 Commencement
Recognizing August 2022, December 2022, and May 2023 graduates
Date: Monday, May 22, 2023
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Maryland Stadium
For information regarding the Campus-Wide Ceremony, visit commencement.umd.edu.
Any questions about the Campus-Wide Ceremony not answered by the website above should be directed to the Office of Special Events.
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences Ceremony
Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Xfinity Center
Important: Students in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice will be recognized during BSOS ceremony number two at 7:00 PM.
For information regarding the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences Ceremonies, visit https://bsos.umd.edu/academics-research/commencement-ceremonies-0.