Winter 2022 Ceremony

Celebrate All Over Again

Full Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral Degree Ceremony – Sunday, December 18, 2022, 10AM

Featuring remarks by Chancellor Jennifer Mnookin, keynote speaker Charlie Berens and student speaker, Kirstan Gimse.

Ceremony program

Student Speaker, Kirstan Gimse, ’22

PhD, Cellular and Molecular Pathology

Keynote Speaker, Charlie Berens, ’09

New York Times best-selling author, an Emmy-winning journalist, a popular podcast host, and the creator of “Manitowoc Minute.” , Charlie Berens ’09, delivers the commencement address.

Opening Remarks, Chancellor Jennifer Mnookin

Chancellor Jennifer Mnookin delivers remarks to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree candidates.

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Your diploma and cover will arrive 6-8 weeks after grades are entered. Be sure to update your address in your MyUW Student Center to ensure your hard-earned degree documentation arrives in the right place!

Welcome to Alumnihood! Once a Badger, always a Badger!

The Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) wants to help you hold onto what you love about the UW by presenting a complimentary, two-year membership!

The Wisconsin Union Association celebrates your accomplishment and is pleased to offer you a lifetime Wisconsin Union membership for just $50. This represents a 75% discount in recognition of your achievement, especially during this challenging year.

As a Badger grad, you know that one of the best parts of UW alumnihood is sharing (read: bragging about) your Badger roots far and wide — including in the digital sphere. We want to help you deck your tech with full-on Badger Pride!