2014-2015 ceremony times and information will be posted soon!

Click here to watch the
Spring 2014 Ceremonies LIVE

(Stream will be activated May 10th and 11th)

If needed, the remote viewing area will be located in the Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge.
Tickets are not required for the on-campus remote viewing area.

The remote viewing area will be available for the SATURDAY ceremonies only.
It will not be needed for the SUNDAY ceremony.

Spring 2014 Commencement Program (PDF)




Spring Commencement Ceremonies 2014

For degree candidates completing all requirements during: Spring 2014 and Summer 2014

Note: If you are a graduate who wishes to participate in the ceremonies and are completing requirements during any term other than the terms listed above, you must notify the commencement coordinator at by the Friday after advisement day in order to have your information included in the commencement printed program .

Undergraduate and Graduate degree candidates will have separate ceremonies for the Spring 2014 ceremonies. Click on the college name below if you are unsure of where your undergraduate program is housed. All Graduate School programs will participate in the SUNDAY ceremony:

Saturday-9:30 am
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Management
Saturday-2:00 pm
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Sunday- 1:30 pm
Graduate School (All Graduate Programs)

Winter Commencement 2013:

Undergraduate and Graduate ceremonies:
Saturday, December 14, 2013

Spring Commencement 2014: 

Undergraduate ceremonies:
May 10, 2014

Graduate ceremonies:
May 11, 2014

All ceremonies will be held at the Johnson Fieldhouse in the Sports and Fitness Center Complex on the UW-Stout campus.

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Please note: In order to graduate and be included in the commencement printed program students must have an application on file by the print deadline. The application is filed within AccessStout and applications received after the print deadline will not be included in the printed program. Degree candidates can still participate in the commencement ceremonies regardless of their name being included in the printed program.

Please be advised that selling or purchasing Commencement tickets is in direct violation of:

University of Wisconsin Administrative Code Ch. 18 – Conduct on University Lands18.26(b) No person may buy or sell a ticket or other evidence of the right of entry for more than the price printed on the ticket.
Acceptable Use of Internet and Network Resources at UW-Stout policy

The penalty to any person found in violation of this code may include:

  •      a forfeiture of up to $500
  •      Non-academic disciplinary sanctions under UWS Ch. 17 – Student non-academic disciplinary procedures – which will result in termination of UW-Stout email privileges and could affect a student's ability to graduate.

The University will pursue sanctions for any student found in violation of these statutes and policies.

Frequently Asked Questions

At-a-Glance Checklist

Click here for an expanded Graduation & Commencement Checklist

File/Apply to graduate:

Login to AccessStout
detailed instructions

Application DUE: April. 4, 2014
You can still apply after this date but your name will not be included in the printed program.

Pay graduation application fee

$50.00 Application Fee
DUE: at time of application, but no later than
May 25, 2014
to be paid through Shoppes@Stout

Note: This application fee is due regardless of commencement ceremony participation.

Pick up or request mailing of
ceremony tickets:

Spring Grad Fair
April 10, 2014, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Memorial Student Center
(This is just the first date to pick up tickets, not the only date)


After Apr. 10th:
Voc. Rehab. 140
8:00 AM-4:30 PM, M-F
Ticket mailing requests due by May 2, 9:00 am
Tickets will not be mailed to those living on or near campus without extenuating circumstances

Purchase Academic Regalia
(cap, gown, tassel, etc.)

In person or telephone orders:

UW-Stout Bookstore
Memorial Student Center
Contact store directly for current hours

Online ordering:
DUE: Mid-April 2014
Herff Jones

Are you graduating this year and want to sing the Alma Mater
at the Commencement Ceremonies?

Click here for more information about auditions!