2017 Commencement Ceremony: Tuesday, May 16th at 9 a.m. in Zellerbach Auditorium

The department has one commencement ceremony a year, held in the Spring. History students graduating in Spring, Summer or either the proceeding or following Fall are welcome. Students' names and thesis topics will be read as they cross the stage, and a reception will follow.

Doors Open for Guests: 8 a.m.

Musical Interlude: 8:30–9:30 a.m.

Ceremony Start: 9:30 a.m.

Registration Timeline

Online Registration:
March 7 – April 30, 2017

For Free Tickets:
Register between March 7–31, 2017
Undergraduates: 2 free tickets
Graduates: 4 free tickets

Free Ticket Distribution:
April 11–24, 2017

Purchase Tickets at Cal Performances for $10:
April 11 – May 16