Summer 2016 Commencement

Strudent Union



The ceremonies will be held on Tuesday, August 9th at 9am, 1pm, 5pm. Degree candidates should report to the Live Oak Pavilion one hour before the beginning of the ceremony.


Tuesday, August 9th at 9 AM

College for Design and Social Inquiry

College of Education

College of Engineering and Computer Science

Tuesday, August 9th  at 1 PM

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters

Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College

Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

Tuesday, August 9th  at 5 PM

College of Business

Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine - (MS in Biomedical Science only)

Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing


The Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Center located in the Student Union on the Boca Raton campus.
Commencement Map


  • Graduates will receive an email invitation in their FAU mail account the week of June 24th .

  • Graduates must RSVP to the Registrar's Office by July 10th  if they intend to participate in the ceremony.

  • Everyone should reply to the email whether or not they plan to attend the ceremony.

The Commencement Ceremony will last approximately two hours. In order to maintain an orderly and dignified ceremony, one that you and your fellow classmates will want to remember, all graduates and their guests are expected to be present for the entire ceremony. As you make your decision concerning your attendance at Commencement, please keep this in mind.


 Last Modified 6/17/16