Congratulations to the Class of 2016!
College of Creative Studies: Sunday, June 5, 2016
Bren School of Environmental Science and Management: Friday, June 10, 2016
Commencement Weekend: Saturday, June 11, 2016 and Sunday, June 12, 2016
For a full list of the 2016 Commencement schedule please click here.
Step 1: Declare Candidacy on GOLD
Declare candidacy on GOLD to receive an official degree from UC Santa Barbara.
Step 2: Confirm a reservation in a Commencement ceremony
Doctoral and Master's degree candidates must register by Friday, May 6, 2016.
For more information about participating in the Graduate Division Commencement, please visit
The official hashtag of 2016 Commencement is #UCSB2016.
Join us on social media to celebrate and congratulate our graduates.
If you have questions regarding Commencement, contact the Commencement Hotline at (805) 893-8289 or email Commencement@ia.ucsb.edu.