Dates and Deadlines

UNH Commencement

September 2019

September 1

Graduation Date (no ceremony)

September 23

Deadline for undergraduates to file an Apply-to-Graduate form for December 2019 with the Registrar’s Office on Blackboard, via Webcat, without incurring a late fee.

 

November 2019

November 4

Deadline for undergraduates to file an Apply-to-Graduate form for December 2019 with the Registrar’s Office on Blackboard, via Webcat, with a late fee of $25.

December 2019

December 31

Graduation Date (no ceremony)

 

February 2020

February 17

Last day for undergraduates to file an intent-to-graduate for May 2020 without $25 late fee.
 

March 2020

March 30

Last day for undergraduates to file an intent-to-graduate for May 2019 with $25 late fee.

 

April 2020

April 15

Commencement Fair

April 20

Last day for graduate students to file an intent-to-graduate for May 2019 with late fee.

 

May 2020

Many departments hold individual celebrations leading up to and immediately following Commencement. 

Please via the Departmental Celebrations page for a complete list.

Prior to Commencement, review the Checklist for Graduating Students.

May 3

Last day to register to walk in Commencement ceremony.

May 6, 7, 13, 14

Last day to pick up your cap and gown at the Elliott Alumni Center.

May 10

Wildcat Sendoff – Lobster Bake

May 15

9 a.m.: Honors Convocation, Peter T. Paul College of Business & Economics and College of Engineering & Physical Sciences, Hamel Recreation Center
12 p.m.: Honors Conocation, College of Liberal Arts, Hamel Recreation Center
4 p.m. : Honors Convocation, College of Life Sciences & Agriculture and College of Health & Human Services, Hamel Recreation Center

May 16

9 a.m.: Graduating students line-up with their school or college, Wildcat Stadium. 
9:40 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.: Commencement ceremony, Wildcat Stadium.

Future Commencement Dates*

2021: Saturday, May 22
2022: Saturday, May 21
2023: Saturday, May 20
2024: Saturday, May 18
 

*Dates are subject to change

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