Spring Commencement Ceremonies

In-person ceremonies planned for 2020 and May/Aug. 2021 grads

Save the date! May and August 2021 graduates will be invited to ceremonies over the weekends of May 7-9 and May 14-16, while 2020 graduates will be celebrated April 23-25.

Although details are being finalized, the ceremonies will likely be held in Mizzou Arena and the Hearnes Center. Students can receive tickets to invite up to six visitors will be grouped in “pods” that are socially distanced from others while following health and safety protocols, such as wearing face coverings. To provide additional access, the ceremonies will be live streamed.

We look forward to recognizing our graduates, while taking a variety of measures to keep everyone safe.

The 2020 Commencement schedule is under development.

May and August 2021 graduates will be grouped as follows:

Friday, May 7

  • Doctoral graduates
  • Occupational/Physical Therapy
  • Nursing

Saturday, May 8

  • Master’s degrees and Ed Specialist degrees

Sunday, May 9

  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Education
  • Honors College

Friday, May 14

  • Arts & Science

Saturday, May 15

  • Business
  • Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
  • Engineering
  • Human Environmental Sciences

Sunday, May 16

  • Journalism
  • Medicine
  • Health Professions
  • Law

Please check back here for more details soon.