Welcome to the University of Maryland Winter commencement website! 

Congratulations to the class of 2015! The University of Maryland welcomes you to our December 2015 Commencement website, where graduates, family members and the university community may find information about the ceremonies. These events are not only a celebration of the graduating students' accomplishments at the University of Maryland, but also an occasion to acknowledge our joint enthusiasm for their future endeavors. The university recognizes that commencement is a milestone in our graduates' lives and, as such, we strive to ensure that everyone enjoys their experience. The campus-wide ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. Saturday, December 19, and the individual college or school ceremonies will occur at various times on Sunday, December 20 beginning at 1 P.M. The colleges and schools will contact graduating students with specific information pertaining to the individual ceremonies. Contact the college or school directly for more information.

Important Security Information: The University of Maryland is committed to the safety of our campus community and guests. All commencement participants and guests attending the University of Maryland Campus-wide Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, December 19 will be subject to security wanding and all bags will be searched. University of Maryland Police will be on hand at commencement activities to assist, but guests are advised to arrive early to ensure there is enough time to pass through security before commencement ceremony begins.

The university is pleased to provide a real-time stream of the campus-wide ceremony on the commencement website beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, December 19.

The ceremony will also be cablecast on UMTV in Prince George's and Montgomery counties. On-campus viewers can watch UMTV on channel 38. Off-campus viewers should check their local listings for UMTV.

Useful Links

Important Reminders: Arrival and Transportation
Alumni Association
Student Giving
University Book Center
Individual College and School Information