Congratulations to the Class of 2018!


When: June 15, 2018, 11:00 AM (students/faculty line up at 10:30 AM)

Where: Media Theater M110


We will have a photo slideshow playing during the reception. Please send any photos of yourselves, fellow seniors, and anything UC Santa Cruz related to to have them included in the slideshow.


An invitation with RSVP has been sent to seniors - please contact if you did not receive this.

Graduates from Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Winter 2018 and applied to graduate Spring 2018 are eligible to participate.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear?

Students are encouraged to be in business casual attire and cap and gown. 

What time should I arrive?

Students should arrive by 10:30 AM to line up.

How many tickets will I receive?

Students that RSVP'd by the deadline will receive 2 guest tickets.  Graduates will be checked on a list and guests will need a ticket to attend the celebration.

Where should my guests park?

Guests will park in the Performing Arts Lot 126. We will contact graduates to pick up their parking passes from the Psychology Advising Office.

parking map

I forgot to RSVP by the deadline. Can I still attend?

Students that did not RSVP by the deadline will not be able to attend.

I want to buy a Psychology/Cognitive Science stole. Where can I buy one?

The Psychology Department is selling Psychology and Cognitive Science graduation stoles in the Psychology Advising Office during drop in advising. Stoles are $25, cash only.

Two graduation stoles