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and College Recognition Ceremonies

WKU College Recognition Ceremonies for December graduates will take place on Saturday, December 11, 2021. WKU's Spring Commencement will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2022, with College Recogntion Ceremonies for each of WKU's five academic colleges' graduates taking place on Friday, May 6, 2022. 

All graduates and families are encouraged and welcome to attend.

TCC commencement
Saturday, December 11, 2021

E.A. Diddle Arena

WKU's five academic colleges will host ceremonies where students will be individually recognized, have photo opportunities, and more. View Fall Schedule.

outdoor commencement
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium

As the official commencement ceremony of WKU, graduates from across all academic colleges will be honored. The event begins with Topper Walk, where graduates take their final walk down the Hill on the Avenue of Champions.


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