- Congratulations, SUU Class of 2017
- ALL master's degree candidates (graduate degrees) receive their diplomas in their respective college convocation ceremonies at Noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 4:30 p.m., or 6:30 p.m.
- Bob Schieffer, from CBS News, will be SUU's 2017 Commencement speaker.
- Bob Schieffer, Rich Kendell, Carole Mikita and Bill Marcroft to receive 2017 Honorary Doctorate Degrees.
- Katelyn Yoakum named 2017 Valedictorian.
- Commencement 2017 program
- Tickets are NOT required for admission into the University Commencement or any of the College Convocations. All seating is general admission; doors to University Commencement will open at 7:30 a.m.
- Watch Commencement 2016 highlights, courtesy of Island Photography.
Friday, April 28, 2017
9:00 a.m. - University Commencement, Centrum Arena
The formal ceremony to confer degrees upon SUU's Class of 2017. Centrum doors open at 7:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - Graduation Celebration, Multi-Purpose Quad
An informal gathering of graduates with their friends, professors and guests before leaving campus. Free and open to all.
Each graduate is individually recognized, called to walk and accept their diploma in their respective college ceremony. ALL master's degree candidates (graduate degrees) receive their diplomas in their respective college convocation ceremonies.
Noon - Beverley Taylor Sorenson College of Education & Human Development, Centrum Arena
1:00 p.m. - College of Performing & Visual Arts, Randall Jones Theatre
2:00 p.m. -Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science & Engineering, Centrum Arena
3:00 p.m. - School of Integrated and Engaged Learning, including most associate's degrees, Randall Jones Theatre
4:30 p.m. - School of Business, Centrum Arena
6:30 p.m. - College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Centrum Arena
Class of 2017 Stats
Size of Graduating Class:
- 1925 graduates
- 408 master's
- 1130 bachelor's
- 371 associate's
- 16 certificates
Age Range of Graduates:
- 1057 Female
- 868 Male
- Class includes 60 married couples
Graduates come from:
- 36 U.S. states
- 16 countries
- 28 Utah counties
Most Popular Degrees:
- Elementary Education
- General Studies
- Criminal Justice
- Human Nutrition
- Exercise Science