UC Santa Barbara Commencement 2017


Congratulations on your candidacy for a degree from one of the most distinguished universities in the United States!

Critical dates, cap and gown ordering information, and other pertinent information for graduating students are provided below:

  • Timeline  Critical dates that graduating students should be aware of.
  • Starting Point Information about declaring candidacy, degree and progress checks, diplomas, and honors.
  • About Commencement Instructions on when and where to rent regalia and what to do on the day of Commencement.
  • FAQ for Students Frequently asked questions about Commencement.
  • Audition to Sing If you would like to sing at Commencement, please contact (805) 893-7382.
  • Additional Resources Important phone numbers and links for additional Commencement information.

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