Winter 2021 Commencement Ceremony


College of Behavioral and Social Sciences Commencement Ceremony

Wednesday, December 22, 2021 - 3PM (XFINITY Center)


Tickets:  Guest admission to the commencement ceremony does NOT require tickets. Please note that the Campus Ceremony on December 20 does require tickets. 

Regalia: Academic regalia is required. The University Book Center is the official supplier of commencement regalia for the university.

Recent graduates: BSOS welcomes recent graduates from Spring 2021, Winter 2021 and Spring 2020 that were unable to participate in an in-person ceremony to walk in the December 22, 2021 ceremony in Xfinity Center. Former students must abide by the same requirements and deadlines as those receiving their degree this semester and will be mingled with current graduates during the ceremony. Walking in the ceremony is subject to completing this form by November 24, 2021.


Important Dates and Deadlines:
November 5: Apply to be the Winter 2021 BSOS Student Commencement Speaker

December 10: BSOS Commencement Ceremony: Name Pronunciation Assistance Form

December 20: University's Commencement Ceremony

December 22: BSOS Commencement Ceremony


Main UMD Commencement Ceremony 

Monday, December 20, 2021- 4PM (XFINITY Center)


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