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

University Commencement

Congratulations, Class of 2024!

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.

Spring Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 4, 2024 at 9 a.m. in PNC Arena

Quick Reminders

  • Guest tickets are not required for entry to this event. Even so, graduates should limit their guests to four people to ensure available seating for all those in attendance. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Doors will close if PNC capacity is reached, prohibiting further guest entry.
  • 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.