University of Nebraska-Lincoln Commencement Ceremony

Dec 14 - 15 , 2018

About The Event

Graduate Commencement Friday, December 14 at 3:00 p.m. and Undergraduate Commencement Saturday, December 15 at 9:30 a.m. will be held at Pinnacle Bank Arena regardless of weather conditions. Commencement will be streamed live on unl.edu.

All families are encouraged to stay for the entire ceremony as well out of respect for all graduates and their families.   

Family and friends are cordially invited to attend and may sit in any non-reserved Arena bowl seats. Tickets are not required for the ceremony. Handicap seating for commencement guests is available on the concourse level in Sections 106, 107, 110, 112, 114, 117 and 118.

Event Dates

More Information

  • Doors
    Doors open at 1:00 PM on December 14 and at 7:30AM on December 15. Select beverage-only concession stands will be open during both commencement ceremonies. No outside food and beverages are allowed.
  • Special Accommodations

    Family and friends are cordially invited to attend and may sit in any non-reserved Arena bowl seats. Tickets are not required for the ceremony. Handicap seating for commencement guests is available on the concourse level in Sections 106, 107, 110, 112, 114, 117 and 118.