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Fall 2020 Commencement


What will commencement look like this fall?

Please see these video messages from Tanya Uden-Holman, Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education and dean of the University College and John Keller, Associate Provost for Graduate and Professional Education and Dean of the Graduate College.

In order to be individually recognized at the virtual ceremonies students must opt-in to the RSVP.


Please note: Opting into the fall virtual ceremonies does not prevent you from participating in a future in-person ceremony.

Iowa Graduation App

We recommend students, staff, and guests download the University of Iowa Graduation App for quick access to commencement information. The Iowa Graduation App can be downloaded for Apple and Android devices.

Download the App!        

Ceremony Details
  • Calendar of all commencement ceremonies
  • Cap and gown information
  • Graduation checklist
  • Venue maps
  • Parking and Transportation information, including accessibility and special needs accommodations 
  • Local dining and lodging options
  • To ceremony video streams
  • To order commencement programs
  • To commencement website containing general information

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