Commencement Day is Saturday, May 14, 2016. Two ceremonies will be performed at 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell.
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Dates and Deadlines
- DIG for Master's, Ed.S., Doctoral Degree
For Spring completion of master's, Ed.S. and doctoral degrees conferred on May 14, 2016, today is the deadline to submit thesis/dissertation to Library.
- Deadline to Submit Commencement Speeches
Commencement Student Speakers must submit speeches today for Commencement script.
- Spring Semester Examinations Begin (There will be Saturday Exams)
- Residence Halls Close at 6 p.m.
Residence Hall officially close for at 6 p.m.
- Chancellor's Commencement Reception for Women Student Leaders
This is an annual event sponsored by Jacqueline Moloney and the Divison of Student affiars to recognize graduating women student leaders.
- Commencement Message Deadline
Today is deadline for students, families, faculty and friends to purchase ribbon messages that will apprear in the Tsongas Center throughout Commencement exercises on May 14. For a $10 donation, send a message of congratulations or thanks that will appear on the ribbon board at the Tsongas Center before and after the ceremonies. Maximum of 100 characters (including signature).
- Commencement Eve Celebration
Please join us in celebrating our achievements and honoring award recipients and distinguished guests by attending our annual Commencement Eve Gala at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, 50 Warren St., Lowell. Experience live entertainment; hear from our keynote speakers and this year's honorees; and enjoy gourmet cuisine stations, passed hors d'oeuvres and cocktails. Admission to the event is $125 per person and $100 for graduates of the last decade (2005-2015). To register or for more information on the event, go to www.uml.edu/commencementeve.
- University Commencement
Commencement Day at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell. Two ceremonies will be performed at 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.