Celebration of Commencement 2024

Commencement 2024 will be held Saturday, May 11, on the campus mall. Inclement weather site: Cougar Sports Center gymnasium.

Schedule of Events
MAY 10
Oyate Hall, Student Center
American Indian Graduates Honoring Ceremony

hosted by the American Indian Advisory Committee

Reception to follow in Oyate Hall, Student Center 

Edson Auditorium, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center, Student Center
Honors and Awards Ceremony

Reception to follow in Turtle Mountain Café, Student Center

MAY 11
Dining Hall
Brunch Buffet
Dining Hall Fourth Floor
International Graduate Reception
1125 Science Building
Bookstore Open
Academic Division Receptions
  • Education—Cougar Room, Oyate Hall, Student Center   
  • Humanities—outside of the Morrison Gallery, HFA  
  • Science and Mathematics—Science Atrium, Science Building  
  • Social Sciences—Alumni and University rooms, Oyate Hall, Student Center
Campus Mall

Commencement Ceremony


to follow in Oyate Hall, Student Center

Viewing Options

Overflow accommodations for guests to view Commencement will be available in the Edson Auditorium, Morrison Performing Arts Center, Student Center. If you are unable to attend in person, Commencement will be streamed live.


Commencement parking is free and available in all campus lots.

Contact and Learn More

For more information, contact the Office of Student Activities, Conferences, and Special Events by phone at 320-589-6080 or by email at

Request Accommodations

To request accommodations related to disability, contact the Disability Resource Center at 320-589-6178 or by email at