2017 Chemistry and Biochemistry Departmental Graduation Ceremony

When
Sat, Jun 17 4:00pm
Where
Court of Sciences (Between Young Hall and Boelter Hall.)
Description

You are cordially invited to attend The UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Commencement Ceremony to be held on Saturday, June 17, 2017. The reception starts at at 4:00 pm and the ceremony begins at 5:00 pm

RESERVATION:

RSVP is Required.  Undergraduates, please make a reservation on the MyUCLA site.  Graduate candidates, please make a reservation on the MyUCLA site and contact Graduate Student Coordinator about details involving Chemistry & Biochemistry Commencement Ceremony.

TICKETS

You must RSVP and reserve tickets for yourself and your guests on MyUCLA.  When you RSVP for your guests on MyUCLA, you will automatically order tickets for them as well. The first four (4) tickets are free for the Chemistry and Biochemistry Commencement Ceremony. You may order six (6) additional tickets for $12 each. You may also waitlist for an additional five (5) tickets. If additional tickets are needed, please contact Denise Mantonya at 4006 Young Hall upon ticket pickup.

You MUST RSVP and reserve tickets for your guests on MyUCLA between APRIL 25TH and MAY 19TH so that we can ensure that adequate seating is available. You do not need a ticket for yourself for the departmental ceremony.

TICKETS PICKUP

Undergraduate students can pick up their reserved tickets in 4006 Young Hall between MAY 30TH and JUNE 16th. When you pick up your tickets, we will ensure that the pronunciation and spelling of your name is correct for the ceremony. You will also complete a Departmental Senior Survey and receive additional commencement information.

Graduate students must pick up tickets in 4009 Young Hall.
Please note that these tickets are just for the departmental ceremony and you must register separately for the Graduate Division Hooding Ceremony and the College of Letters & Science Commencement.

NOTE: It is VERY important that ALL participating graduates come to 4006 Young Hall during this time so we can verify the correct spelling and pronunciation of your name and make sure you have all the information you need.

 

CHECK-IN REQUIRED

Check-In is mandatory for both graduate and undergraduate candidates on the day of the ceremony, or your name will not be called during the ceremony.

Please check in by 4:15 pm at the check-in desk in the Court of Sciences.

The ceremony will begin at 5:00 PM.

ASSIGNED SEATING

  • Graduates will be seated in a reserved section at the front of the audience.
  • Guests of graduates may sit in any seats not marked reserved or may stand.

 

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE:

UNDERGRADUATE CANDIDATES: Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 degree recipients, Spring and Summer 2017 degree candidates, Fall 2017 with a "special inclusion", Faculty, Family, and Friends are cordially invited to attend. You MUST RSVP and reserve tickets for your guests on MyUCLA between APRIL 25TH through MAY 19th so that we can ensure that adequate seating is available. You will NOT be able to RSVP after this time.
  2017 Commencement Information
  Invitation to 2017 Chemistry and Biochemistry Commencement
 

GRADUATE CANDIDATES: You can participate in the Chemistry/Biochemistry ceremony if you're planning on submitting your dissertation in Spring or Summer 2017. The graduate office needs confirmation from your PI that you will be finished in summer. Please contact Graduate Office or Graduate Student  Coordinator


 

 
 
 

 

 

OTHER UCLA COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

College of Letters and Science Main Commencement
Friday, June 16, 2017, in Pauley Pavilion
The College will host two identical Commencement ceremonies. Students may request tickets to either of the two ceremonies as long as space remains available. The ceremonies are scheduled at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Each ceremony will include all Divisions of the College.
More information on the College's commencement >>

The 2017 Graduate Division Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Note for Graduate Candidates: In order to participate in the College commencement or graduate division hooding ceremony, you must submit your dissertation by the May 31st deadline. However, you can participate in the Chemistry/Biochemistry ceremony if you're planning on submitting your dissertation in Spring or Summer. Please contact graduate office.
  More information on the Graduate Division Hooding Ceremony

 

REGALIA (cap, gown, hood) ORDERING

Click here for cap, gown, and hood rental. On the far left column, click on cap/gown, then on the next page, click on master/doctor, then select your preferred rental plan.