Doctoral Recognition Ceremony


Dec. 18, 2017, 1pm to 2:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location



Each spring and fall the Graduate College hosts this reception in celebration of our graduating doctoral candidates. The Doctoral Recognition Ceremony is held in addition to the university Commencement Ceremony and does not replace Commencement.

All graduates that attend the event will be awarded the UNLV Doctoral Honor Cord to be worn at Commencement. Students are hooded at Commencement.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to all spring 2017 doctoral candidates, graduate faculty, friends and family.

Please submit your RSVP by December 8, 2017.


Contact Information

Graduate College
Valarie Burke

Event Sponsor

Graduate College