Commencement

This year, UMass Lowell will hold two Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, May 17, 2014, a morning ceremony at 9 a.m. and an afternoon ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Both ceremonies will take place at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell, 300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Lowell. 

Find out which ceremony you're in.

Nov. 12, 2013 Undergraduate Students: Deadline for submission of Declaration of Intent to Graduate (DIG) for Spring/Summer 2014 graduation
Jan. 21, 2014 Graduate Student Commencement Speaker applications available from Dean of Students Office (Cumnock Hall, North Campus) or the Graduate Administration and Admissions Office (820 Broadway St., South Campus)
Jan. 27, 2014 Student Commencement Speaker applications available from Dean of Students Office (Cumnock Hall, North Campus)
Feb. 3, 2014 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges due
Feb. 10, 2014 Student Award applications available from the Dean of Students Office
March 5, 2014 Deadline for submitting Student Award applications to the Office of Student Affairs, Cumnock Hall. Applications must be received by 5 p.m.
March 7, 2014 Deadline for submitting Student Commencement Speaker applications.Morning Commencement Ceremony Speaker forms should be submitted to the Office of Student Affairs, Cumnock Hall. Afternoon Commencement Speaker applications should be submitted to Deborah White, Director of Graduate Administration (820 Broadway St., South Campus). Applications must be received by 5 p.m.
March 30, 2014 Continuing Studies Students: Deadline to apply for spring 2014 graduation
April 2, 2014 Cap & Gown Countdown at the Tsongas Center, 3 to 7 p.m.
April 14, 2014 Graduate Students: Deadline for submission of clearance forms to Registrar's Office for spring 2014 graduation
May 12, 2014 University Residence Halls officially close at 6 p.m. (unless you have made prior arrangements with the Office of Residence Life for Senior Week/Commencement housing)  
May 16, 2014 Commencement Eve Celebration at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center
May 17, 2014 Commencement Day! Morning ceremony begins at 9 a.m. Afternoon ceremony begins at 2:30 p.m. Try brunch at the ICC.
June 30, 2014 Deadline for Senior Class Gift donations