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The number of graduation participants per college and current health and safety guidance will determine the format and number of total ceremonies needed to provide a safe and memorable event for all graduates and guests. Details will be posted on our website, commencement.ua.edu, and shared directly with graduates via email once they are finalized. Please monitor the commencement website as well as your crimson email for updates.
Caps and gowns can be purchased through the Supe Store.
All commencement plans are subject to change at any time due to health concerns and there is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are present. Any changes will be communicated directly to those graduates attending the ceremonies and through the commencement website.
The Spring Commencement events will be held April 30 - May 2, 2021.
In the case of Carlisle Washburne, an Honors College student majoring in biology with a double minor in psychology and global and cultural perspectives from Hattiesburg, Mississippi, her walk across the stage May 1 in Coleman Coliseum will be the continuation of a legacy that started in 1834.
After four separate enrollments at The University of Alabama that have spanned a total of 20 years, the 42-year-old interdisciplinary studies major will indeed be the first person in her immediate family to graduate with a bachelor’s degree at UA’s spring commencement.
For LaDarryl Banks, being a nurse is more than caring for individual patients — it’s about serving the community. Banks will graduate from The University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing RN Mobility (RN to BSN) program in May.
Like it was yesterday, Destiny McFall remembers the day she was dropped off at a foster family at age 8 with more questions than possessions, more hurt than hope. This semester, McFall graduates from The University of Alabama with a master’s degree in social work after earning her bachelor’s degree in the same field from UA a year ago.
The online degree application deadline in myBama for Graduate & Undergraduate students was March 05, 2021! #BamaGrad