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Graduation Events

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2022 Graduation Events

During the spring and summer, you will have several opportunities to celebrate your accomplishments. In addition to UW Commencement and the School of Public Health Graduation Celebration, the Nutritional Sciences Program (NSP) and Graduate Coordinated Program in Dietetics (GCPD) typically hosts a joint year-end celebration in your honor at the end of summer quarter.

Eligibility, registration, and other specifics vary for each ceremony.

UW Commencement

Saturday, June 11, 2022

This year, UW Commencement will be in person.

Graduates who earned their degrees in Summer 2021, Autumn 2021, and Winter 2022, or have submitted their master’s degree request for Spring 2022, or have a reasonable expectation of graduating in Summer 2022.

Note: The Commencement program lists the names of graduates from Summer 2021 through Spring 2022. Summer 2022 graduates’ names will be listed in the following year’s program.

See UW Commencement for more information including how to register.

School of Public Health Graduation Celebration

Sunday, June 12, 2022

The School of Public Health will host an in person celebration.

Autumn 2021 through Summer 2022 graduates are eligible to participate.

See the School of Public Health Graduation Celebration for more information.

NSP Graduate Student & GCPD Year End Recognition

Friday, August 19, 2022

Graduating students will be recognized at a small drop-in celebration from 2:30 – 4:00 PM this afternoon at the wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ Intellectual House.

Autumn 2021 through Autumn 2022 graduates are eligible to participate. Faculty, staff, graduate students, and graduate student guests are invited.

If you have questions, please email