University Commencement

Over the course of your education at CSU Dominguez Hills you have gained knowledge, skills, experience and relationships that you will put to use throughout your lives. Commencement is a very significant milestone. All of us at CSU Dominguez Hills join in celebrating your achievement and look forward to a continuing relationship with you as an alumni of this university.

Undergraduate and Graduate
Commencement Exercises

All undergraduate or graduate students who have earned degrees (B.A., B.S., M.A., M.S., M.B.A., M.P.A.) during the 2015 fall semester, or who are candidates for degrees in spring or summer 2016 are invited to participate in the 2016 Commencement Exercises.

2016 Commencement Schedule

Commencement ceremonies will take place on May 20 and 21, 2016 in the StubHub Center Tennis Stadium situated on the university’s campus during five college-based ceremonies:


9:00 a.m.
College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences

2:30 p.m. 
College of Business Administration and Public Policy

7:30 p.m.
College of Health, Human Services and Nursing


9:00 a.m. 
College of Arts and Humanities 

5:00 p.m. 
College of Education
College of Extended and International Education

A commencement reception for graduates and their guests will take place in parking lot 17 following each ceremony.

Participation in commencement exercises is a matter of choice and not required to receive your degree.

This website will be continually updated as more information becomes available. If you have questions, please email the Office of University Ceremonies and Events at