Departmental Graduation Ceremonies

Dates, times and locations of departmental graduation ceremonies are subject to change. Please contact your department if you have any questions.

Plan your transportation: View our Parking & Transportation page for a list of suggested parking areas for each college/departmental graduation ceremony.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Friday, December 15, 2017

Agricultural and Human Sciences (Agricultural and Extension Education, Agricultural Sciences and Youth, Family and Community Sciences) – 1:30 p.m. Witherspoon Cinema, Main Campus
Agricultural & Resource Economics – 1:30 p.m. 3400 Nelson Hall, Main Campus
Animal Science – 4:00 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St.
Biological and Agricultural Engineering – 1:30 p.m. 156 Weaver Laboratories, Main Campus
Crop and Soil Science – 1:00 p.m. 2215 Williams Hall, Main Campus
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences – 1:30 p.m. Presidential Ballroom, DoubleTree Hilton Brownstone, 1707 Hillsborough Street
Horticultural Science – 1:30 p.m. Ruby McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum
Molecular and Structural Biochemistry – 1:00 p.m. 222 Dabney Hall, Main Campus
Plant Biology – 1:30 p.m. 101 David Clark Labs, Main Campus
Prestage Department of Poultry Science – 1:30 p.m. 106 Scott Hall, Main Campus
Interdepartmental Graduate & Undergraduate Programs (Environmental Sciences, Genomics, Natural Resources, Nutrition & Physiology) – 1:30 p.m. Location of Major Faculty Advisor

College of Design

Thursday, December 14, 2017

All Programs – 12:00 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St.
Reception – Immediately following departmental ceremony McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St.

College of Education

Friday, December 15, 2017

All graduate and undergraduate programs – 1:30 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street
Reception immediately following ceremony

College of Engineering

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering – 10:00 a.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St.
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering – 11:30 a.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Biological and Agricultural Engineering – 1:30 p.m. Weaver Pavilion, Main Campus
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering – 4:00 p.m. 1025 Engineering Building II, Centennial Campus
Computer Science – 3:30 p.m. Reynolds Coliseum, Main Campus
Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering – 2:00 p.m. Brooks Avenue Church of Christ, 700 Brooks Avenue
Electrical and Computer Engineering – 1:30 p.m. Reynolds Coliseum, Main Campus
Materials Science and Engineering – 2:00 p.m. 1101 Engineering Building I, Centennial Campus
Paper Science and Engineering – 1:00 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street
Textile Engineering – 1:30 p.m. W. Duke Kimbrell Atrium, College of Textiles, 1020 Main Campus Dr.,
Centennial Campus

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Interdisciplinary Studies – 6:30 p.m.
MA in Liberal Studies, Arts Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies (AFS, WGS), International Studies, Science, Technology & Society
Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Union, Main Campus
Psychology (Graduate Students Only) – 5:30 p.m. Room 3285, Talley Student Union, Main Campus
Social Work – 6:00 p.m. Auditorium, James B. Hunt Jr Library, Centennial Campus
Sociology and Anthropology (Criminology) – 2:30 p.m. Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Union, Main Campus

Friday, December 15, 2017

Communication – 1:00 p.m. State Ballroom, Talley Student Union, Main Campus
English – 1:30 p.m. West Raleigh Presbyterian Church, 27 Horne St.
Foreign Languages and Literatures – 12:15 p.m. 232A Withers Hall, Main Campus
History – 2:30 p.m. 232A Withers Hall, Main Campus
Philosophy and Religious Studies – 1:30 p.m. 210 Park Shops, Main Campus
Psychology (Undergraduate Students Only) – 2:00 p.m. Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Union, Main Campus
School of Public and International Affairs (Undergraduates) – 2:00 p.m. Highland United Methodist Church,
1901 Ridge Road

Poole College of Management

Friday, December 15, 2017

All Graduate and Undergraduate degree programs – 11:30 a.m. PNC Arena

College of Natural Resources

Friday, December 15, 2017

Forest Biomaterials – 1:00 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street
Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Paper Science and Engineering
  • Sustainable Materials and Technology
  • Wood Products
Graduate Degrees:

  • Forest Biomaterials
Forestry and Environmental Resources – 1:00 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street
Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental Technology and Management
  • Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology
  • Forest Management
  • Natural Resources (Ecosystem Assessment & Policy Administration)
Graduate Degrees:

  • Environmental Assessment
  • Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology
  • Forestry
  • Geospatial Information Science and Technology (Jointly administered with Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management)
  • Natural Resources
Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management – 1:00 p.m. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street
Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
  • Professional Golf Management
  • Sport Management
Graduate Degrees:

  • Geospatial Information Science and Technology (Jointly administered with Forestry and Environmental Resources)
  • Natural Resources (Outdoor Recreation)
  • Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

College of Sciences

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Mathematics – 3:00 p.m. 2203 SAS Hall, Main Campus

Friday, December 15, 2017

Biological Sciences – 7:00 p.m. Reynolds Coliseum, Main Campus
Chemistry – 1:30 p.m. 124 Dabney Hall, Main Campus
Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – 2:00 p.m. Auditorium, James B. Hunt Jr. Library, Centennial Campus
Statistics – 1:30 p.m. 2203 SAS Hall, Main Campus

College of Textiles

Friday, December 15, 2017

All graduate and undergraduate degree programs – 1:30 p.m. W. Duke Kimbrell Atrium, College of Textiles, 1020 Main Campus Drive, Centennial Campus
Reception immediately following ceremony Convocation Center, College of Textiles, Centennial Campus

College of Veterinary Medicine

The College of Veterinary Medicine does not a hold December graduation ceremony.