2018 Commencement
The next commencement ceremony for the Department of History will take place at Zellerbach Auditorium at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Please check this page for additional details regarding attendance and ticketing in March 2018.

2017 Commencement

Nineteen doctoral candidates and more than 100 baccalaureate candidates participated in the commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 16th at Zellerbach Hall. Department Chair Mark Peterson presided over the ceremony and Professor Mary Elizabeth Berry delivered the commencement address to an audience of more than 700 attendees. After the ceremony, a jubilant crowd of students, faculty, friends, and family members flooded into Ishi Court for congratulatory toasts and farewells.