UNH Commencement 2014

2014 Commencement Speaker

Jennifer Lee '92

"Frozen" Screenwriter/Director Jennifer Lee '92 is UNH 2014 Commencement Speaker

The 2014 Commencement Speaker will be "Frozen" Screenwriter/Director Jennifer Lee '92. Lee is the first woman to direct an animated feature film for Walt Disney Animation Studios and in March took home an Oscar® for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards®.


To learn more about Jennifer Lee '92, please click here.



  Schedule of Events

Commencement photo

Friday, May 16
11 a.m. - Commencement rehearsal, Memorial Field
Noon- Senior Lobster Bake, Boulder Field
3 p.m. - Graduates assemble for Honors Convocation, Whittemore Center
4-6 p.m. - Honors Convocation, Whittemore Center

Saturday, May 17

9 a.m. - Graduates assemble for Commencement
9:40 a.m. - Procession begins
10 a.m. - Ceremony begins
12:30 p.m. - Ceremony concludes
Complete list of dates and deadlines

Departmental Celebrations

Many departments hold individual celebrations leading up to and immediately following Commencement. List of 2014 Departmental Celebrations. Please check back as celebrations will be added as they are confirmed.

  Register to Participate

Students preparing to graduate must follow these two important steps:

  1. File an Apply-to-Graduate form with the Registrar's Office on Blackboard, through Webcat. Eligibility to Participate
  2. Register to participate in the Commencement and/or Honors Convocation ceremonies. Register to Attend

  Weather Notice

The UNH Commencement Ceremony will take place outdoors on Memorial Field, rain or shine. Please dress accordingly. Simulcast viewing is available in the Whittemore Center Arena. Tickets are not required for either Memorial Field or the Whittemore Center Arena.


Commencement Venue Map
Overview of Commencement venue including student line-up areas, shuttle drop-off location and guest services.

Field Map
More detailed view of Commencement venue including student seating locations by college.

Campus Map
Entire campus overview