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Undergraduate stands for recognition at Spring 2023 Commencement in PNC Arena.

University Commencement

Congratulations, Class of 2023!

Celebrating Wolfpack Graduates

Welcome to University Commencement at NC State University! This website provides information to keep students, faculty, and guests up-to-date about the University Commencement ceremony, including details about deadlines, regalia, ceremony information, and more!

PNC Arena prior to Spring 2023 Commencement.

Fall Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, December 16, 2023 at 9 a.m. in PNC Arena

Quick Reminders

  • Tickets are not required for the main University Commencement ceremony at PNC Arena.
  • At this time, candidates are not limited in the number of guests who may attend the Commencement ceremony at PNC Arena.
  • The Commencement ceremony should end no later than 11:30 a.m.
  • The possession of or use of alcoholic beverages in the arena is prohibited.
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited inside the arena.