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Spring Commencement 2021

Commencement Ceremony 1
4 p.m., Friday, May 14

Adams School of Dentistry, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Gillings School of Global Public Health, School of Nursing, School of Medicine and School of Social Work


Commencement Ceremony 2
9 a.m., Saturday, May 15
Hussman School of Journalism and Media, School of Education, College of Arts & Sciences – Interdisciplinary Studies, Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bachelor of Science in Biomedical and Health Sciences Engineering


Commencement Ceremony 3
2 p.m., Saturday, May 15
Kenan-Flagler Business School, School of Information and Library Science, School of Government and School of Law


Commencement Ceremony 4
9 a.m., Sunday, May 16
College of Arts & Sciences — Fine Arts and Humanities and Social Sciences


Commencement Ceremony 5
2 p.m., Sunday, May 16
College of Arts & Sciences — Natural Sciences and Mathematics
(The biology departments are included in Commencement Ceremony 2)

Celebrate virtually

  • Digital Commencement Program

    Learn more about the ceremonies, the speakers, the graduating Class of 2021 and award winners in our digital program.

  • Meet the Class of 2021

    Get to know our Class of 2021 and learn more about their paths to Commencement.

  • #UNCgrad

    After years of hard work and perseverance, you did it, Tar Heels! This is an exciting achievement, and the UNC-Chapel Hill social media team has a number of ways for you and your loved ones to celebrate.

    Don’t forget when you share your pride (and your cap and gown) on social media to use #UNCgrad.