University of Wisconsin–Madison
Graduates dance as the song "Jump Around" plays during UW-Madison's spring commencement ceremony at Camp Randall Stadium at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on May 14, 2016. The outdoor graduation was attended by approximately 5,600 bachelor's and master's degree candidates and their guests. (Photo by Bryce Richter / UW-Madison)

Winter 2016 Commencement

Bachelor, Doctoral, MFA, Professional
degree candidates

December 18, 2016
10:00 a.m. at the Kohl Center

News & Announcements

  • DVD Purchase

    Purchase Spring 2016 Friday and Saturday‘s full ceremony celebration on DVD.

  • Moments to remember

    View a photo gallery of the weekend’s celebrations.

  • "When life tells you no"

    Read the full transcript of Russell Wilson’s commencement address.

  • Need a Program?

    Pick up a program at 97 Bascom Hall, or at the Registrar’s Office.

  • Cheers despite the chill

    A recap of Saturday’s commencement ceremony in Camp Randall Stadium.

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