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Seventh College Commencement 

Congratulations Class of 2024!

Seventh College Commencement will be held Saturday, June 15 from 9:00 AM on Warren Field.

Graduates and their guests will have the opportunity to attend ceremonies in person. For the most up-to-date information on registration, transportation, and parking, please visit https://commencement.ucsd.edu.

Applying to Graduate

Refer to Applying to Graduate for specific information regarding completing your degree and submitting your Degree and Diploma Application (DDA).

Eligibility Criteria for Commencement

Students with 135 units by the end of Winter 2024 who will complete their degree in Fall 2023, Winter 2024, Spring 2024, Summer 2024 or Fall 2024 are eligible to register for All Campus Commencement and undergraduate college commencements. 

Please note: graduates may participate in only one Commencement year but are permitted and encouraged to attend both All Campus Commencement and their college, graduate school, or graduate division ceremonies.

Commencement Information

All Campus Commencement is open to eligible students across the seven Colleges, and will feature a keynote speaker. Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla and other campus leadership will recognize graduates at this campuswide celebration.

College Commencements will be held sometime over the Commencement weekend either Saturday or Sunday. Each college commencement will include various speakers and students will have the opportunity to hear their names read as they walk across the stage.

All ceremonies will be livestreamed and the link will be added on the date of the ceremony to the commencement website.

Registration and Commencement information can be found at https://commencement.ucsd.edu

Seventh College Commencement Student Speaker

Commencement Student Speaker

Apply to speak at the Seventh College Graduation Celebration! Remarks should be limited to 5 minutes. A panel of staff will select the student speaker. Students must be in good academic standing to be considered.

To apply, submit a draft copy of your proposed remarks to seventhcollege@ucsd.edu before April 10, 2024 at 11:59 PM (PDT).  Please be sure to include your name, PID, and a telephone number in your submission email.  Applications will be reviewed and candidates may be invited to audition before a panel of staff before final selection is determined. 

Events for Graduating Seniors

All-College Senior Programs

The Undergraduate Colleges host a variety of activities designed to help graduating students celebrate what it means to be a Triton, connect with friends and classmates, and transition to becoming a Triton alum.  Events are open to graduating students from all Undergraduate Colleges.

Seventh College Padres v Dodgers Game
Sunday, May 12, 2024 at 1:00 PM | Petco Park

Join Seventh College for an epic So-Cal rivalry!  Tickets will go on sale May 26, 2024 at 10:00 AM on Eventbrite. Tickets are only available for Seventh College students.

UC San Diego Bookstore Grad Fair
April 30-May 2 from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM | Town Square

Join the UC San Diego Bookstore for Grad Fair.  Purchase your regalia, announcements, diploma frames, and more.

Graduating Senior Awards

UCSD Alumni Outstanding Senior Award

Each year the UCSD Alumni Association presents this award to an outstanding senior from each of the University's Undergraduate Colleges for outstanding contribution to the campus community through active involvement with the College and the University. Highlight your outstanding contribution to the campus community through active involvement with Seventh College and the UC San Diego. 

Seventh College Stoles

Show your Seventh College pride at graduation and beyond! Keepsake Class of 2024 Seventh College stoles are available for purchase online. The last day to pre-order and receive your stole before Commencement is May 13, 2024.  UC San Diego stoles are also available for purchase through the UC San Diego Bookstore and may be available for purchase after May 13, 2024.

Cap and Gown Information

Regalia - specifically, the official UC San Diego cap, gown, and tassel - are required at all Commencement  ceremonies. Beginning in Spring Quarter, you can order your cap, gown, and tassel through the UC San Diego Bookstore, along with announcements, diploma frames, and more. Pre-order flowers or leis here.

When will I receive my Diploma?

Refer to Degree Conferral Timeline for details.

Virtual Booklet

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We will have a virtual name booklet available to view for graduating students and guests of students. Please be sure to register for commencement and select "opt in" to have your name features in the virtual booklet by the deadline of May 1st, 2024 at commencement.ucsd.edu

Due to publishing deadlines, we are unable to accept additions after the May 1st deadline.

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