Three photos from commencement ceremonies: Graduates in caps and gowns celebrating outside, a cap with the M logo on it, and a graduate smiling

Carlson School Commencement 2022

Monday, May 16
Graduate Ceremony: 9 a.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony: 1 p.m.

This year, the Carlson School plans to host both in-person and live-stream commencement ceremonies honoring the accomplishments of the Class of 2022. Join the conversation with #CarlsonGrad.

In-Person Ceremonies: 3M Arena at Mariucci

We are planning to host in-person commencement ceremonies for Carlson School graduates, following all federal, State of Minnesota, and University COVID-19 guidelines for indoor events. We will also follow public health guidelines for masks and social distancing. 

All students must register to take part in the commencement ceremony. Please look for the link in your U of M email. No tickets are necessary. Graduates may invite any number of guests to the ceremony. Arena seating is on a first-come basis.

Livestream Ceremonies

The Carlson School will be live streaming each ceremony.


Celebrate your accomplishments with UMAA

The University of Minnesota Alumni Association (UMAA) celebrates 2022 graduates by hosting a fun, festive, and free event:

The Send Off
Wednesday, May 4
4:30-6:30 p.m.
McNamara Alumni Center

Learn more & register for The Send Off