Doctoral Recognition Ceremony

About the Ceremony

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.

Upcoming Events

Event Title Description Date Time Location
Doctoral Recognition Ceremony

Each spring and fall the Graduate College hosts a reception in celebration of the semester's graduating doctoral candidates. The Doctoral Recognition Ceremony is held in addition to the...

Monday, December 16, 2019 1:00pm
Ballroom
Doctoral Recognition Ceremony

Each spring and fall the Graduate College hosts a reception in celebration of the semester's graduating doctoral candidates. The Doctoral Recognition Ceremony is held in addition to the...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 1:00pm
Ballroom