Graduation Celebration

Graduation Day Events

Saturday, June 8, 2024

  • School and Department Ceremonies
  • Please complete the RSVP form by May 15, 2024 if you are interested in attending our Applied Mathematics Departmental Graduation Celebration. *Check back for periodic updates*

8:30-9:30am PDT

Departmental Graduation Celebration for Undergrads (BS)

MGH Commons

For bachelor of science students graduating during the 2023-2024 academic year, we invite you to attend the departmental graduation celebration.  This event is open to our undergraduate students in Applied Mathematics and Computational Finance & Risk Management.  (Cap & gown encouraged, but not required, for the departmental event.)  RSVP by May 15, 2024.

10:00am-11:00am PDT

Departmental Graduation Celebration for Grads (PhD, MS)

MGH Commons

For Applied Mathematics graduate students (doctoral and master's) graduating during the 2023-2024 academic year, we invite you to attend the departmental graduation celebration.  Both our on campus and online students are invited to attend!  (Cap & gown encouraged, but not required, for the departmental event.)  RSVP by May 15, 2024.

11:00am-12:00pm PDT

MS & PhD Graduate Reception

LEW 337

12:30pm PDT

University of Washington Commencement

Husky Stadium

Please visit the commencement website for schedule details, cap & gown orders, and importantly, registration.  Please note this event is managed entirely by the Office of Ceremonies.  


CFRM Master's Graduation Ceremony & Reception

Friday, June 7, 2024


Lewis Hall 337

For 2023-2024 CFRM MS students who have graduated.  (Cap & gown encouraged, but not required, for the departmental event.) For additional information or questions please contact

Useful Information

Prevention of COVID-19

If you are exhibiting any symptoms, please stay home. Follow any public health directives in place on the date of the event, such as wearing masks, vaccination, or COVID-19 testing. See UW's COVID-19 facts and resources site for more information. 

Guidelines for guests during graduation ceremonies:

  • Silence all devices that may disrupt the ceremony.
  • Refrain from disruptive behavior that is potentially harmful to others or distracts from the event, including verbal and non-verbal discrimination, harassment, or threats.
  • Remain in designated seating and observation sections during the entire ceremony unless utilizing the restrooms.
  • Out of respect for others, hold applause and cheers until designated times.
  • Follow all federal, state, and local laws, university guidelines, and venue-specific rules.
  • Follow all instructions from event staff and volunteers.


Diplomas will be mailed to the address that students select in MyUW (local or permanent), approximately two months following graduation. The Department of Applied Mathematics does not manage the mailing of diplomas, so please contact the Graduation and Academic Records Office with any questions.

The University of Washington is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, and activities. Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by June 1st to Applied Mathematics Staff by emailing: