Graduates smiling and waving

2020 UNLV Doctoral Commencement

Watch the livestream of the 2020 UNLV Doctoral Commencement ceremony beginning at 4 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 14. Or, watch below.

Please join the Graduate College on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 for our virtual UNLV Doctoral Commencement celebrating the university's spring, summer, and fall 2020 doctoral graduates.

The path to earning a doctoral degree is not an easy one. Please help us celebrate these inspiring individuals who went down this path and reached academia's pinnacle!

Doctoral Commencement Reception

Monday, Dec. 14 | 3 p.m. 
Gather with family, friends, advisors, and faculty/staff at private virtual tables

The Doctoral Commencement Reception will be hosted on Remo, a virtual event platform that allows guests to join tables and interact with small groups of people at a time.

In advance of the event, we encourage you to: 

Doctoral Commencement Reception

Dec. 14 | 3 p.m.

Review a step-by-step guide for tips, tricks, and instructions for the Doctoral Commencement reception. 

Join the reception on Dec. 14 at 3 p.m.

Want to try Remo before the reception officially begins? We're opening the reception in advance from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. to practice. Join us.

Doctoral Commencement Ceremony

Monday, Dec. 14 | 4 p.m.
Celebrate this year's doctoral graduates in a virtual ceremony.

University Commencement Ceremonies

UNLV will host virtual Commencement ceremonies for all 2020 graduates (undergraduates, master's, and doctoral) on Tuesday, Dec. 15. The spring ceremony will take place at 10 a.m., and the winter ceremony will take place at 4 p.m. These ceremonies will include Commencement speakers and other activities. Learn more.

Please note that undergraduate and master's graduates will be recognized during individual college/school Commencement ceremonies on Tuesday, Dec. 15, while doctoral graduates will be recognized during the UNLV Doctoral Commencement on Monday, Dec. 14 at 4 p.m. (above).