Commencement Ceremonies

To receive your name card used in Saturday's ceremonies, all fall undergraduates and graduate students must attend the Friday, December 10 University Commencement ceremony.

Commencement Countdown
Face coverings required

All graduating students must attend
Friday, December 10
Jordan-Hare Stadium
(No limit to number of guests)

University Commencement

  • Commencement Address given by Joe Forehand Jr. ‘71
  • Recognition of Academic Honors
  • Degree Conferral

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
(Gates open at 4:00 p.m.)

Saturday, December 11
Jordan-Hare Stadium
(No limit to number of guests)
Graduate and Undergraduate Ceremonies

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
See schedule of times below.

Commencement Speaker
Joe Forehand
Joe Forehand '71

There is no substitution
for preparation.
So, take the first sentence
of the Auburn Creed with
you when you
leave Auburn.
"I can count only on
what I earn. I believe in
work, hard work".

- Joe Forehand

Graduation Information

Saturday, December 11

Students should plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes beforehand.

Start Time
Liberal Arts
Start time 8:00 a.m.
Sciences and Mathematics
Start time 8:46 a.m.
Start time 9:16 a.m.
Architecture, Design and Construction
Start time 10:06 a.m.
Start time 10:36 a.m.
Human Sciences
Start time 11:22 a.m.
Start time 11:42 a.m.
Start time 12:05 p.m.
Forestry and Wildlife Sciences
Start time 12:33 p.m.
Start time 12:50 p.m.
Start time 1:05 p.m.
Start time 1:30 p.m.
* Time subject to change
Commencement Checklists


Your steps toward graduation begin during the first few weeks of the semester you plan to graduate. Download the undergraduate commencement checklist now and stay on track throughout the semester.

Undergraduate Checklist
Introducing the Fall Class of 2021
1401 Undergraduate Degree Applicants
212 Masters Degree Applicants
124 Doctoral Degree Applicants
236 Applicants with Minor
31 Veterans
3.12 Average GPA
35 Countries Represented
37 States Represented
57 Counties Represented
Last updated: September 16, 2021