Participate in the 2020 Urban Affairs Virtual Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations, UNLV graduates!
Nov. 5, 2020

Dear UNLV Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Class of 2020,

While UNLV’s commencement ceremonies will be virtual this year, the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs has planned a fun virtual graduation to celebrate all of you! We will premiere our graduation day ceremony for all Graduates of 2020 on the Urban Affairs YouTube page December 15.

This event will feature all our College graduates for spring, summer, and fall in a virtual animated mosaic commencement ceremony and an additional commencement celebration.

Commencement Ceremony: We encourage you to upload a photo of yourself with your name, major, and graduation semester on or before November 30. If you don't want to submit a photo, a stock photo will be used. Please click on the link below to submit your photo and to complete the required fields:

Commencement Celebration: Show us what your academic journey has been like, who has supported you, your energy, and your humor.

    1. Guidelines for the video:
      1. Submit a video using your phone or TikTok or another platform to Urban Affairs Commencement Committee Members Afsha Bawany and Emily Bolshazy at 
      2. The deadline to submit your video is Monday, November 30 by 5 p.m.
      3. The video must be 10 to 15 seconds. 
      4. The video must be recorded vertically.
      5. Videos with profanity or inappropriate behavior will not be accepted.

Thank you to all of our students for persevering during this challenging year and committing to achieve your educational goals. If you have any questions about the videos and commencement, please email:


UNLV Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Commencement Committee