General commencement

photo of the large, red, block U sculpture on the University of Utah campus.

Student commencement speaker: A dream realized

Sam Aguilar’s path to becoming the U’s 2022 Commencement student speaker is long and winding.

image of female graduate. Text reads "Nothing is going to stop this class."

Commencement 2020 survey results

In addition to a virtual General Commencement on April 30, graduate candidates elect to participate in December convocations in person.

U Commencement 2017

U to graduate 8, 566 students at general commencement ceremony Thursday, May 4, most convocations Friday, May 5.