Graduates at Commencement


Carlson School Commencement - Monday, May 16, 2016

The Carlson School hosts two separate commencement ceremony exercises, one for graduate programs, and another for the undergraduate program. Students should plan to arrive one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

Graduate Ceremony:  Undergraduate Ceremony:

9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Graduate Commencement Ceremony Information Sheet (653.28 KB)

1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony Information Sheet (359.89 KB)

Attending the Ceremony

No tickets are necessary. Graduates may invite any number of guests to the ceremony. Arena seating is on a first-come basis.

Commencement Ceremony

Mariucci Arena
1901 Southeast 4th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Are you on Twitter? Follow our Commencement activities and share your congratulations via #CarlsonGrad.

Commencement Student Invitations

An electronic invitation will be sent to your U of M email account in March 2016.

Please be sure to check your U of M email for the invite!

Watch the Ceremony Online

Carlson School of Management's 2016 spring commencement ceremonies will be available for viewing via a live stream: Streaming will begin 1/2 hour before the start of each ceremony.