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Spring 2023 Commencement

Spring 2023 Commencement

Mark your calendars to celebrate all your hard work at the Spring Graduate Ceremony! See below for important information regarding the commencement ceremony.

General Information:

Location: Sanford Stadium

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2023 (Note: the inclement weather plan will be to host the ceremony on May 12, 2023)

Start Time: 9:30 a.m. (EST)

Commencement Speaker:

Charles S. Bullock III is University Professor of Public and International Affairs, a Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor, and holds the Richard B. Russell Chair in Political Science. Twice recognized by Georgia Trend as one of the 100 most influential Georgians, Bullock has served as a consultant to the attorneys general in 11 states and to more than 100 state and local governments. Since the 1970s, he has consulted on statewide redistricting litigation in more than a dozen states.


Tickets are not required for the graduate ceremony. Please also note, the clear bag policy is in effect for all commencement ceremonies.
If you are unable to be in Athens for the ceremony, view the live broadcast on the commencement webpage that will start at 9:25 a.m. (EST)