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Spring 2021 commencements were virtual

Degrees were conferred and graduates who RSVP'd Yes by the April 22 deadline were individually recognized during the virtual commencements. 

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Celebration of Graduates at Kinnick

This in-person event celebrating the achievements of the class of 2021 took place at Kinnick Stadium Sunday, May 16, at 3 p.m.

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Spring 2021 Virtual Commencement

Virtual Commencement RSVP

The virtual commencement RSVP portal closed on April 22 at 11:59 p.m. in MyUI.

Students MUST HAVE RSVP'd Yes by 4/22/21 at 11:59 p.m. to be included in a virtual ceremony. 

RSVP Information


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Virtual Guest Information

Spring 2021 In-Person Graduation Celebrations


The University of Iowa will host two in-person events to celebrate the achievements of the spring 2021 graduating class. 

These events are separate from the virtual commencement ceremonies; RSVPing for a virtual commencement does not register anyone for the Celebration of Graduates at Kinnick.

Spring 2021 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students who have applied for a degree will receive an email Monday, April 5th with instructions on how to register.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact UI Celebration team in advance by email or call 319-335-3549.

Hawkeye Farewell on the Pentacrest

Photo opportunities and Program pick-up on the Pentacrest.

Hawkeye Farewell Info

Celebration of Graduates at Kinnick

In-person event on May 16 celebrating spring 2021 graduates.

Celebration of Graduates Info


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