Ceremony Information

Fall 2020

Saturday, December 12

What to expect the day of the Commencement

  • Arrive at least 20 minutes before your scheduled college or school time.

  • At the designated start time of your school/college, the dean will offer brief remarks. Monitors will livestream throughout the building and in the courtyard.

  • Graduates will be able to view the stage from the monitors.

  • Graduates will form queues through Gate 10 with other graduates from their college/school.

  • Graduates with accessibility needs must enter through the Harbert Family Recruiting Center main entrance.

  • Graduates will pick up their name card from the Office of the Registrar tables.

  • Graduates will proceed to the Tiger Den for a photo with Aubie (optional).

  • Graduates can purchase or pick up their already purchased Alumni Association medallion (optional).

  • Graduates will then proceed to the stage.

  • Prior to entering the stage, graduates will scan their name card in order to display their name on the video board and to have it announced over the stadium speakers.

  • Graduates may remove their face covering for photos.

  • Graduates will proceed to their dean, who will hand them their copy of the Auburn Creed and pose for photos.

  • Graduates will process across the stage. Face coverings must be replaced after procession.

  • Graduates will then either continue on to Gate 9 to pick up their program or meet friends and family on the field or in the stands.

Spring 2021

Saturday & Sunday, May 1-2

Summer 2021

Saturday, August 7

Last updated: October 23, 2020