December Graduates

Eller graduatesEller College Graduation Convocation

Updated 10/12/2015

Friday, December 18, 2015
Centennial Hall

  • Event begins at 7:00 p.m. (usually lasts an hour and a half)
  • Note that UA no longer offers a university-wide commencement ceremony for December graduates. Students graduating in December are welcome to join the UA for May commencement ceremonies.

Convocation Web Form

In order to be recognized as a graduating senior at this event, all students must submit the convocation surveys by November 23rd. This allows students ample time to submit information and a quote to be displayed while being recognized on stage. An email will be sent via the Fall Grad Listserv when the web form is available for students to access.

To compete the online surveys, please follow these directions. The online surveys are now available:

  1. Click here to access the THREE convocation surveys
  2. Please submit your information by 5:00 p.m. on November 23rd.

Click Here to Access the Convocation Surveys

Student Seating

  • Students MUST register prior to entering Centennial in order to be recognized personally, on stage, during the ceremony.
  • The Student registration tables will be located near the ticket window of Centennial Hall.
  • All students will sit in the student section and will be recognized individually in the order that you are seated.
  • Graduating seniors may sit near friends that are also graduating in any order.

Guest Seating

  • ALL guests will need a ticket to attend the event, however tickets are FREE. Instructions on how to pick up tickets will be provided to graduates.
  • This event is open to any and all friends and family of Eller College graduating seniors.
  • The event will begin at 7:00 p.m.; however, doors of Centennial Hall and the student registration tables will open at 6:00 p.m. to allow early seating of guests.


  • Students are required to wear cap and gown and encouraged and wear any awards, such as cords for Beta Gamma Sigma or graduating from the honors college or your leadership stole from your student organization.
  • Typical guest attire is nice/casual.


  • Parking and Transportation Services provides complimentary parking for visitors attending Convocations on campus. Parking will be available in the Tyndall Garage and the Main Gate Garage on a space available basis. 
  • Please be aware that parking in the Zone 1 parking lots may be monitored until 5:00 p.m.
  • For parking on campus, please visit

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Disability Accommodations

  • The University is committed to full access to all its programs and activities. To request accommodations or ask questions regarding your processional route and seating, email or call Sherry Santee, 520.626.5490 at the Disability Resource Center. Please contact Catherine Mazzola to arrange a Sign Language interpreter or CART.


For additional information, please contact us.