Office of the Provost

Wilson Hall, Room 205
371 Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, MI 48309-4486
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(248) 370-2190

Commencement

Congratulations! By completing your degree at Oakland University, you have reached a significant milestone in your life. We salute you on your accomplishments and wish you well on your future endeavors. Your dedicated hard work in the pursuit of knowledge and professional qualifications will now shape your future as you face the challenges of a changing world. Even though you are making this transition, you will forever remain part of the Oakland University community.

Click or tap to watch the Virtual Commencement Rehearsal Video to get an idea of what to expect on the day of Commencement!

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Fall 2022 Commencement Ceremonies at the Oakland University Athletic Center O’Rena

Friday, December 16, 2022
9 a.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony

  • School of Business Administration
  • School of Education and Human Services
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Nursing

Friday, December 16, 2022
2 p.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony

  • Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Engineering and Computer Science

Saturday, December 17, 2022
9 a.m.
Masters and Doctoral Ceremony (all schools and the college)

  • University Wide Masters and Doctoral
Spring 2023 Commencement Ceremonies at the Oakland University Athletic Center O’Rena

Thursday, April 27, Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29, 2023

Thursday, April 27, 2023
6 p.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony

  • School of Business Administration
  • School of Engineering and Computer Science

Friday, April 28, 2023
9 a.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony
College of Arts and Sciences 1-Majors Listed Below:

  • Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work & Criminal Justice
  • Psychology
  • Political Science
  • International Studies
  • Music, Theatre & Dance
  • Art & Art History
  • Modern Languages & Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Writing and Rhetoric
  • Religious Studies
  • Women & Gender Studies

Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies

Friday, April 28, 2023
2 p.m.Undergraduate Ceremony
College of Arts and Sciences 2 -Majors Listed Below:

  • Communications & Journalism
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • English
  • History
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Physics
  • Linguistics

Saturday, April 29, 2023
9 a.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony

  • School of Education and Human Services
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Nursing

Saturday, April 29, 2023
2 p.m.
Doctoral and Masters Ceremony (all schools and the college)

  • University Wide Doctoral and Masters