Convocation & Graduation

Grady College is proud to host Convocation ceremonies for our spring and fall graduates. As compared with Commencement, Convocation ceremonies are smaller, more personal ceremonies just for our College graduates. Commencement ceremonies are for all of the graduates of the University. Please see below for specific details.


Fall 2023 Grady Convocation Ceremony

  • Thursday, Dec. 14.
  • Hodgson Hall, 230 River Rd., Athens, GA. 
  • Doors at 9:00 a.m. / Ceremony at 10 a.m.
  • Four tickets per graduate.

  • All students wishing to participate in the ceremony must arrive for check-in before 9:45 am. Student check- in will be in the Ramsey Concert Hall.
  • Graduates will have their names read in front of family, friends, faculty and staff as they walk across the stage. Dress is professional; caps and gowns are not worn for Grady Convocation. The ceremony will be live streamed.
  • Tickets may be picked up in the Dean’s Suite, starting on Monday, Nov. 27 – Friday, Dec. 8. If there are tickets remaining, those may be picked up starting on Monday, Dec. 11.
  • Questions regarding graduation can be directed to Karen Andrews,


UGA Commencement Ceremonies, Fall 2023

  • Friday, December 15, 2023
  • Undergraduate: 10:00 a.m., Stegeman Coliseum
  • Graduate: 2:00 p.m., Stegeman Coliseum
  • Please visit the UGA Graduation webpage for more details.

Graduation Celebration

Fall 2023 Grady Graduation celebration

  • Wednesday, Dec. 13.
  • Schnitzer Family Media Lawn at Grady College 
  • 2 – 5 p.m.

  • Graduates and their guests are invited to celebrate with other graduates and faculty/staff at this drop-in celebration. Guests will enjoy light refreshments, opportunities to connect with fellow parents, faculty and staff, plenty of photo opportunities and an inside look at your student’s academic home. Tickets are not required for the celebration at Grady.
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Past Graduations

Spring 2023

Congratulations to our Spring 2023 graduates!

Please view this page for a write up on the event, with links to photo albums and a full video of convocation.

Spring 2023 Graduates