Your Graduation

Undergraduate Schedules

Spring 2015 Commencement

Wednesday-Friday, May 6-8, 2015

Fall 2015 Commencement

Friday, December 11, 2015 at Thompson-Boling Arena

Graduate Student Schedules

Spring 2015 Hooding Ceremony

Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in Thompson-Boling Arena

Ceremony Needs

Find out how to make reservations and place your order to walk in the ceremony and invite your guests.

Caps, Gowns, Hoods, and Invitations


Find out how to get your diploma and order additional copies.


Guest Information

If you’re coming to a graduation ceremony as a guest, we have information posted on:

Commencement Ceremony Photos

Find your graduation photos at by using your last name and your graduation year to access your account. If you have questions or need assistance, call their customer service department at 800-261-2576.

Summer Graduates

UT holds commencement ceremonies in the fall and spring semesters only. If you plan to graduate in a summer term and would like to participate in a commencement ceremony, please review the information posted here to determine your eligibility to participate in the preceding spring ceremony or the following fall ceremony. Also check graduation deadlines.

Even if you don’t participate in a commencement ceremony, you must complete an application to graduate.

Get Your Transcript or Academic History

Official Transcript – Ways to request an official copy of your academic record, for yourself or a third party

Get Your Transcript

Academic History – You can check your academic history on MyUTK under Academic Resources. It includes information that’s not on your official transcript, and it may help you with advising.

Privacy Status

Learn how your privacy settings can affect your records and information releases after you graduate.

How Privacy Status Affects Graduation

Check Your Degree

Each UT college lists the undergraduate, graduate, and professional students whose degrees were confirmed.

Confirmed Degrees