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Phone: 208-885-6111
Toll-free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119
Student Union Building
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264


Phone: 208-334-2999
Fax: 208-364-4035
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702


Coeur d'Alene

Phone: 208-667-2588
Toll-free: 888-208-2268
Fax: 208-664-1272
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814


Idaho Falls

Phone: 208-282-7900
Fax: 208-282-7929
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83402


Moscow Ceremony

Saturday, May 17
9:30 am | Kibbie-ASUI Activity Center
Lineup begins at 8:15 am

Degree candidates will LINE UP (see linked map) dressed in full regalia at 8:15 am along University Avenue near the Administration Lawn.  College banners will be posted around the lawn area.  Bachelor's candidates line up with their college while candidates receiving graduate degrees line up as a group with the College of Graduate Studies.  Local bagpipe group, Border Highlanders Pipes and Drums, will lineup in front of the platform party, faculty, and candidates.

Around 9:00 am, the bagpipes will begin and lead the PROCESSION down University Avenue to the Kibbie-ASUI Activity Center, where candidates and faculty will proceed to their seats.  For many graduates, this will be a memorable last walk through campus as they begin the next chapter of their lives.  With the historic Administration Building and lush lawn area close by, this is a perfect opportunity to photograph your special graduate.

Faculty and graduates will process into the Kibbie Center where graduates will be seated by college.  After the procession concludes, the CEREMONY will begin promptly at 9:30 am. The ceremony will last approximately 2 1/2 hours.

TICKETS are not required for the event.  General admission seating is first-come, first-served. Concessions will be open, no alcohol or outside food allowed.  Premium club seats, loges, and suites will be available for purchase through the ticket office starting March 3.  Premium seating details will be emailed to students in mid-February.

PARKING may be reached by following Stadium Drive to the parking lot on the west end of the Kibbie Center.

Disabled access information is available for degree candidates and guests with disabilities from University Support Services.  Questions not answered by the University Support Services information may request additional information.

Live web captioning in English and Spanish will be available for connection form your mobile device.  Guests unable to visit Moscow may watch the ceremony live online.

Immediately following the ceremony, colleges will host a CELEBRATION RECEPTION for graduates, guests, faculty, and staff.  Light refreshments and photo opportunities will be available.  Graduate-level candidates and their guests may attend the celebration event according to their field of study. 

 Agricultural & Life Sciences
Ag Biotechnology Building
 Art & Architecture
Prichard Art Gallery, 414 S Main St
 Business & Economics
J.A. Albertson Building
 Education Physical Education Building Room 210
 Engineering Engineering-Physics Building Lawn
 Letters, Arts & Social Sciences
Memorial Gymnasium
 Natural Resources
College of Natural Resources Building
 Science Student Union Building Ballroom

Graduation Eligibility

Students who want to participate in commencement must apply to graduate in VandalWeb and receive confirmation from their college dean's office that they are an eligible degree candidate.

Students who want to participate in commencement before completing their degree in a later semester must receive permission from their college dean's office to "walk through".  Students wishing to walk through should apply to graduate in VandalWeb for their completion semester and then select the ceremony in the Ceremony Reservation area of the graduation application in VandalWeb.  Students will receive an email notification of the college's decision on the walk through request.