Commencement

Commencement
Newly graduated student patting the wildcat statue's nose.
Congratulations, Wildcats!

UNH students preparing to graduate and attend commencement: This year’s graduation ceremony is all about you! New this year, UNH will continue to recognize each student by calling their name and inviting them to walk across the stage to receive their degree and we'll be doing it in a new location - the Whittemore Center! This is your moment to celebrate and enjoy the recognition you deserve. Congratulations!

Graduating Students will automatically receive Commencement email communications to their UNH email address. Family and friends can register to receive email updates here.

Schedule of Events

All UNH Durham, UNH Manchester, and Granite State College ceremonies will take place in the Whittemore Center.

Friday, May 19, 2023
Graduate School
4pm
Friday, May 19, 2023
UNH Manchester &
Granite State College
7pm

Held in DUrham, NH
 

Saturday, May 20, 2023
College of Life Sciences
and Agriculture
9am
Saturday, May 20, 2023
College of Liberal Arts
12:30pm
Saturday, May 20, 2023
UNH Franklin Pierce
School of Law
3:30pm
White Park, Concord, NH
 
Sunday, May 21, 2023
College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
9Am
Sunday, May 21, 2023
Peter T. Paul College of
Business and Economics
1Pm
Sunday, May 21, 2023
College of Health and Human Servcies
4PM

Highlights from last year's Commencement

Martin Kimani '96

Martin Kimani '96 - Class of 2022 Commencement Speaker 

Keynote Speaker


We are seeking nominations for this year's commencement speakers. Commencement is an important part of university life where we celebrate the culmination of hard work and achievement. Commencement awards recognize individuals whose achievements have made significant contributions to the citizens of the State of New Hampshire or society as a whole. Nominations are due by October 31.

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The empty football stadium, prepared for commencement

Commencement Awards


Commencement is an important part of university life where we celebrate the culmination of hard work and achievement.
Commencement awards recognize individuals whose achievements have made significant contributions to the citizens of the State of New Hampshire or society as a whole.

Nominations are due by October 31.

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