UC Santa Barbara Commencement 2014

Chancellor Yang addresses the Commencement audience. View of the graduating class seated at commencemenet. Three graduating men give the 'hang loose' sign. A graduate poses for a photo with his family. Looking down on the Commencement ceremony from high above.

Congratulations to the Class of 2013! DVDs and photographs of each ceremony are still available for purchase at www.gradimages.com or by calling (800) 261-2576.

Save the date for Commencement 2014!

College of Creative Studies: Sunday, June 8, 2014
Bren School of Environmental Science and Management: Friday, June 13, 2014
Commencement Weekend: Saturday, June 14, 2014 and Sunday, June 15, 2014

Undergraduate Registration

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

  • Commencement Pass 1
    February 24, 2014 - April 11, 2014
    Seniors with at least 164 units completed or in progress during the winter 2014 quarter are eligible to make a reservation for the spring Commencement ceremony assigned to their major on GOLD.
  • Commencement Pass 2
    April 14, 2014 - May 23, 2014
    Seniors with at least 164 units completed or in progress during the spring 2014 quarter are eligible to make a reservation for a spring Commencement ceremony on GOLD.

    Note: During Pass 2, eligible undergraduates may make a reservation in any open and available ceremony, regardless of major.

Graduate Registration

Doctoral and Master’s degree candidates must register by Friday, May 2, 2014. For more information about participating in the Graduate Division Commencement, please visit http://graddiv.ucsb.edu/commencement.

If you have questions regarding Commencement, contact the Commencement Hotline at (805) 893-8289 or email Commencement@ia.ucsb.edu.