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Commencement will take place on Friday, May 11, 2018. Information on the upcoming Commencement Ceremonies will be available at the end of January 2018.

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2018 Commencement Information

Congratulations Class of 2018!

Commencement will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018. Students who complete their degree requirements in December 2017 (Fall), May 2018 (Spring), and August 2018 (Summer) are eligible to participate in the 2018 commencement ceremonies.

We invite you to visit the USC Commencement website for more information about the main USC Commencement ceremony including:

  • Information for graduates: Checklist for graduates, Grad Fest, Caps and Gowns (Reglia), Mementos and Memories
  • Information for guests: Travel Arrangements, Accommodations, Dining, Disability, and FAQ for Guests

Please see important information about the 2018 receptions and ceremonies below:

2018 USC Viterbi Graduate Webcasts

PhD Hooding Ceremony– May 10, 2018 – 9am Pacific
Master’s Ceremony 1– May 11, 2018 – 3pm Pacific
Master’s Ceremony 2 – May 11, 2018 – 6:30pm Pacific

2017 Commencement Moments
Will Ferrell – USC Commencement Speech