and College Recognition Ceremonies
To celebrate the Fall 2023 graduates, WKU's Fall College Recognition Ceremonies will be held on Friday, December 8, 2023. Fall 2023 graduates are also invited to attend the 2024 Commencement Ceremony on Thursday, May 2, 2024.
All graduates and families are encouraged and welcome to attend.
E.A. Diddle Arena
WKU's five academic colleges will host ceremonies where students will walk up for individual recognition, greet the university president, take their graduation photo, and more.
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.
Information for our guests
Learn more about parking, directions, lodging, and more.
Countdown to 2023 Fall Recognition Ceremonies
Friday, December 8, 2023