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CAHNR Graduation

The University of Connecticut celebrates the graduating class with in-person Commencement ceremonies in Gampel Pavilion. Information about the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (CAHNR) and the Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture Commencement ceremonies will be provided in early 2024.

Congratulations Graduate! Here is what to expect during Commencement

3:00pm–5:00pm Join us on the Student Union Terrace for our reception with light refreshments and ice cream

5:00pm Report to the Fieldhouse for Registration

  • Receive your reader card and gold cord to wear during the ceremony
  • Fill out the Moving on Survey if you have not already done so
  • Leave personal items with family as there is nowhere to store them
  • We encourage you to use the restroom prior to the Fieldhouse as bathrooms are limited

5:00pm–5:30pm Procession line up begins

5:40pm Procession march to Gampel

6:00pm Ceremony promptly begins

Graduates To-Do CheckList

College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources

Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture

UConn Graduate School


of recent graduates reported participating in experiential learning at UConn


of recent graduates met with advisors 2+ times each semester


of May 2019 graduates participated in experiential learning during 2018-19

Career Resources

Center for Career Development

The Center for Career Development has a full complement of virtual offerings as the University moves to online courses and support for students looking for employment. Phone or virtual career counseling sessions are also available for interested students.

Preparing for Graduate School

The UConn Graduate School provides resources on planning for graduate school.

Careers for the Common Good

The Center for Career Develops exposes students to socially-responsible vocations in industries ranging from public service & non-profits, to benefit-corporations and social enterprises.