Commencement

Schedule of Ceremonies

May and August 2021 graduates

May 7-9 & May 14-16

Dates, times and locations are below. The listings are in alphabetical order by school or college. Several schools have multiple ceremonies. Pay attention to the details to know which ceremony to plan for.

 

College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

Saturday, May 15
Hearnes Center

12 p.m.

  • Degrees in Environmental Sciences
  • Degrees in Natural Resource Science & Management
  • Degrees in Parks, Recreation and Sport (Sport Management, Recreation & Administration, Natural Resource Recreation Management, Tourism Development)

3:15 p.m.

  • Degrees in Agriculture
  • Degrees in Animal Science
  • Degrees in Biochemistry
  • Degrees in Food Science & Nutrition

6:30 p.m.

  • Degrees in Agribusiness Management
  • Degrees in Agricultural Economics
  • Degrees in Agricultural Education
  • Degrees in Agricultural Systems Management (Technology)
  • Degrees in Hospitality Management
  • Degrees in Plant Science

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

College of Arts and Science

Friday, May 14
Mizzou Arena

1 p.m.
Last Names A-G

4:15 p.m.
Last Names H-O

7:30 p.m.
Last Names P-Z

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

Trulaske College of Business

Saturday, May 15
Mizzou Arena

8 a.m.
Last Names A-La

11:15 a.m.
Last Names Le-Z

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

College of Education

Sunday, May 9
Mizzou Arena

2:30 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

College of Engineering

Saturday, May 15
Mizzou Arena

2:30 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

Graduate School

Friday, May 7
Mizzou Arena

9:45 a.m.
Doctoral graduates

Saturday, May 8
Mizzou Arena

8 a.m.

  • Master’s degrees in Business
  • Master’s degrees in Data Science and Informatics
  • Master’s degrees in Engineering
  • Master’s degrees in Journalism

11:15 a.m.

  • Master’s degrees in Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
  • Master’s degrees in Education
  • Master’s degrees in Human Environmental Science
  • Master’s degrees in Medicine
  • Master’s degrees in Veterinary Medicine
  • Education Specialist degrees

2:30 p.m.

  • Master’s degrees in Arts and Science
  • Master’s degrees in Health Professions

5:45 p.m.
Additional ceremony for Master’s degrees (if needed)

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

School of Health Professions & School of Social Work

Friday, May 7
Mizzou Arena

1 p.m.

  • Master’s degrees in Occupational Therapy
  • Doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy
Sunday, May 16
Mizzou Arena

2:30 p.m.

  • Degrees in Athletic Training
  • Degrees in Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound
  • Degrees in Health Science (No emphasis)
  • Degrees in Health Science – Pre-Professional
  • Degrees in Health Science – Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Degrees in Pre-Professional – Physical Therapy
  • Degrees in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees in Social Work
  • Degrees in Speech, Language & Hearing Science

5:45 p.m.

  • Degrees in Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Degrees in Health Science – Health & Wellness
  • Degrees in Health Science – Leadership & Policy
  • Degrees in Nuclear Medicine
  • Degrees in Public Health
  • Degrees in Radiography

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

Honors College

Sunday, May 9
Mizzou Arena

5:45 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

College of Human Environmental Science

Saturday, May 15
Mizzou Arena

5:45 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

School of Journalism

Sunday, May 16
Mizzou Arena

8 a.m.
Last Names A-L

11:15 a.m.
Last Names M-Z

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

School of Law

Sunday, May 16
Hearnes Center

4:15 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

School of Medicine

Sunday, May 16
Hearnes Center

1 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

Sinclair School of Nursing

Friday, May 7
Mizzou Arena

4:15 p.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

College of Veterinary Medicine

Sunday, May 9
Mizzou Arena

11:15 a.m.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

ROTC Commissioning of Officers

Air Force

Saturday, May 15, 2021
Whiteman AFB

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
By invitation only

Army

Sunday, May 16, 2021
The American Legion Post 202

9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The American Legion Post 202 is located at 3669 Legion Lane in Columbia. There is plenty of parking available.

Naval/Marine

Sunday, May 16, 2021
Traditions Plaza

4:30 p.m.
In case of rain, the ceremony will be conducted via Zoom.

Contact the commencement liaison for additional information.

 

Class of 2021 Tiger Prowl & Senior Sendoff

Friday, May 7

The Mizzou Alumni Association Student Board and Mizzou Alumni Association welcome all graduates of the Class of 2021 to Tiger Prowl & Senior Sendoff.