Commencement 2020

To the Class of 2020

Congratulations to UC Santa Barbara's Class of 2020! Our Virtual Celebration remains available for viewing at your convenience.

We are looking forward to a future time when we can welcome graduates and families back to campus for our traditional in-person commencement ceremonies with the usual pomp and circumstance.  

commencement FAQ

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Information regarding our virtual celebration for the class of 2020 and postponed in-person Commencement Exercises in relation to COVID-19.

Commencement FAQ

commencement resources UC Santa Barbara

Resources

Need to contact someone about Commencement? Here’s a list of important websites and phone numbers.

Commencement Resources

 

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#UCSB2020

Join us on social media to celebrate and congratulate our graduates.

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Questions About Commencement?

Contact us by email Commencement@ia.ucsb.edu.

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