This is your moment

University of Phoenix Commencement

Robert D. | Class of 2018

This is your moment

University of Phoenix Commencement

You put in all-nighters, stayed glued to your textbooks and cranked out paper after paper. Now your big day is here.

But we feel like, for all your hard work, one ceremony isn’t enough. That’s why we’re hosting commencements at locations nationwide.

Check eCampus for eligibility and registration details or join your local Facebook group.

Please note, degree seeking students who meet the eligibility requirements may participate in a commencement ceremony. Certificate students are not eligible to participate in commencement ceremonies. One exception- students in a Post Master's Certificate/Family Nurse Practitioner program who meet eligibility requirements may participate in a ceremony.

When and where?

Dates are added on a regular basis. Check back soon.

2020 Ceremonies

Location Ceremony date Registration Deadline Date
(Southern CA)
9/12/2020 – Cancelled  
Atlanta 11/14/2020 Note: 2 ceremony times available – Cancelled  
Chicago 8/15/2020 – Cancelled  
Dallas Cancelled  
Hawaii 10/17/2020 – Cancelled  
Sacramento 9/19/2020 – Cancelled  
San Diego 1/18/2020 Ceremony Ended
Washington, D.C. 7/18/2020 – Cancelled  

if you have questions related to ceremony offerings, please contact

Why attend?

Graduation is about coming together with your fellow graduates to celebrate your achievements. To accommodate as many students as possible, this year we decided to combine some cities for a larger gathering. We believe it will provide you with the best possible experience.

Plan your next step

Discover the career resources you need to help prepare you for your next job opportunity. Our PhoenixLink™ portal gives you free access to career counseling, career fairs, and resumé assistance — all in one place.

One million strong

You’re now part of an Alumni Association and online communities filled with working adults just like you, so connect and network with them online. You can also show your Phoenix pride whenever you’re in public with swag from the University Store, or by adding this frame to your Facebook profile picture.