Commencement May 30, 2015

The 166th University of Delaware Spring Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in the Delaware Stadium, rain or shine. Gates open at 7:00 a.m. and guests should plan to arrive no later than 7:30 a.m. Tickets are not required. Seating for guests will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Commencement is a rain or shine event. In the case of inclement weather, the ceremony may be shortened. Please note: convocations remain as scheduled.

David G. DeWalt, a University of Delaware alumnus who has been named one of the 25 most influential executives in high technology, will speak at the University’s 166th Commencement exercises, scheduled at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, May 30, in Delaware Stadium.

Please see the listing of Convocations and Other Ceremonies for information about each individual ceremony.

All degree candidates should arrive no later than 7:00 a.m. and should proceed immediately to the procession line–up area next to the Delaware Field House and north of Delaware Stadium. Only degree candidates, in regalia, will be allowed in the line–up area; guests should proceed to Delaware Stadium. The procession into Delaware Stadium will begin promptly at 8:00 a.m.

Please see our FAQ for quick details and highlights. Select the Information or Plan Your Visit for 2015 links above for full details.