Graduate and parentFamilies and friends will fill Northern Arizona University’s Skydome in May to celebrate the accomplishments of nearly 5,000 students during spring commencement. NAU has scheduled five ceremonies Friday, May 9, and Saturday, May 10, at the Walkup Skydome and one in Yuma on Friday, May 16.

As part of the observances, five individuals will be awarded honorary degrees for their continued support of Northern Arizona University and Arizona education.

Commencement ceremonies are scheduled as follows:

Friday, May 9
1 p.m.
This ceremony is for all students in:

  • College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences
  • University College

Friday, May 9
5 p.m.
This ceremony is for all students in:

  • College of Arts and Letters
  • Extended Campuses

Saturday, May 10
9 a.m.
This ceremony is for all students in:

  • College of Education

Saturday, May 10
1 p.m.
This ceremony is for all students in:

  • College of Health and Human Services
  • W.A. Franke College of Business

Saturday, May 10
5 p.m.
This ceremony is for all students in:

  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Friday, May 16
8 p.m.
This ceremony is for graduates at NAU-Yuma and takes place at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Yuma. Click here for information.

Details about commencement may be found online. Watch the ceremonies live.