Franklin College Graduation Ceremonies

Spring 2017 Information

The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences does not have an independent graduation ceremony, but many of our Departments do.  If you do not see the Department you are looking for listed below, please call their main office. UGA Directory

Anthropology
Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Biology
Cellular Biology
Chemistry
Classics
Communication Studies
Comparative Literature
Criminal Justice Studies Program
English
Genetics
Geography
Geology
Germanic & Slavic Studies
History
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Mathematics
Microbiology
Music
Physics and Astronomy
Plant Biology
Psychology
Religion
Romance Languages
Sociology
Statistics
Theatre and Film Studies
Women's Studies
Institute for Artificial Intelligence

 

Anthropology

tba

 

Art (Lamar Dodd School of Art)

5/3/17  12:30 PM
Performing Arts Center
A reception will follow in the atrium of Dodd for all graduates, their families, and faculty.

 

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

5/5/17
Reception at 1:30 PM and Ceremony at 2:00 PM
Reception in B116 Life Sciences Bldg. and Ceremony in C127 Life Sciences Bldg.
Reception will be for the graduate and their families.

 

Biology

5/5/17  2:00 PM
Biological Sciences building, 120 Cedar Street
This is for Biology majors in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. Biological Science majors should attend the College of Agriculture graduation. No tickets required, please RSVP to the invitation email that the student received.

 

Cellular Biology

5/5/17  2:30 PM
404A Biological Sciences Bldg.

 

Chemistry

5/5/17  1-3 PM
Science Learning Center room 85, ground level auditorium

 

Classics

4/27/17  4:00 PM
265 Park Hall
Honors Day Ceremony & Reception

 

Communication Studies

5/4/17  11:00 AM
UGA Chapel on North Campus
We ask that graduates be at the Chapel at 9:30a in cap and gown. Reception will be held right after ceremony in Demosthenian Hall.

 

Comparative Literature

tba

Criminal Justice Studies Program

3/31/17  6:30 PM
UGA Hotel and Conference Center (The GA Center)
All criminal justice majors who are expected to graduate in 2017 will be recognized individually at a banquet with family, friends, and faculty in attendance. Contact Marian Arnold at mariana@uga.edu for more information.

 

English

tba

 

Genetics

5/5/17  1:00 PM
Pharmacy South Building Room #101
Please join us first for the reception, followed by the ceremony with a guest speaker. All graduating seniors for fall 2016, spring 2017, and summer 2017 are invited to attend with their families.

 

Geography

tba

 

Geology

4/21/17  3:35 PM
200A Geology-Geography Building

 

Germanic & Slavic Studies

tba

 

History

5/5/17  2-3:30 PM
Sidney Samuel Thomas Reading Room, (3rd floor, East wing) Zell B. Miller Learning Center
This event is a reception for students graduating in history, and their guests. RSVP information will be emailed to students in March.

 

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

tba

 

Mathematics

tba

 

Microbiology

5/5/17  2:00 PM
Rm 102 Miller Learning Center (MLC)

 

Music

5/4/17  6:30 PM
Hodgson Concert Hall
Graduation Convocation and Awards Ceremony. For more information, please contact Edith Hollander at edith@uga.edu or at 706-542-2701.

 

Physics and Astronomy

4/20/17  3:30 PM
Physics Building Lobby

 

Plant Biology

5/5/17  2:00 PM
Biological Sciences building, 120 Cedar Street
Incorporated into the Biology event

 

Psychology

5/4/17  10:30am and 11:45am
Memorial Hall Ballroom
Due to limited seating, tickets are required. Visit the Psychology advising office for tickets and information.

 

Religion

5/5/17  2-4 PM
Tate Center Room 137
Graduation Reception for undergraduate students, graduate students and guests.

 

Romance Languages

5/4/17  4-6 PM
Miller Learning Center, 4th Floor Rotunda

 

Sociology

5/5/17  2:30 - 3:30 PM
171 Miller Learning Center

 

Statistics

tba

 

Theatre and Film Studies

5/5/17  4:00 PM
Fine Arts Center
All undergraduate theatre or film studies majors and graduate students who are graduating in spring or summer (or who graduated in December 2016), along with their friends and family, are invited to join us for a convocation and reception to honor our graduating students. Caps and gowns are encouraged but not required. Students arrive at 3:45 and line up in room 201 while their families are seated in the Fine Arts Theatre. The ceremony will begin promptly at 4:00 p.m. with the reception to follow in the lobby. Parking should be available at the Hull Street Parking deck; the Tate Center visitor deck will be closed to the public on May 5.

 

Women's Studies

tba

 

Institute for Artificial Intelligence

tba

 

 

updated 2.7.2017 kelleeg@uga.edu