2017 Commencement

Ammerman, in full regalia, leaves home for the 9:30 doctoral hooding of her nutrition students.

Commencement Events

Gillings Commencement Events

University Commencement Events

Gillings Commencement Events

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Gillings Commencement Ceremony

Carmichael Arena

1:00pm

Gillings Commencement Reception

Armfield Atrium

Immediately following ceremony

Helpful Links for Gillings Commencement:

Gillings Commencement Registration

2017 Gillings Commencement Speaker

Gillings Commencement FAQs

University Commencement Events

University Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
More details to come

University Commencement Ceremony
More details to come

Helpful Links for UNC Commencement:

University Commencement Registration

University Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

Helpful University Graduation Hints

Information for Gillings Graduates

Registration is required for all students and must be completed separately for both the Gillings School of Global Public Health and the University. Students must apply for graduation through their ConnectCarolina account. Use the following website to confirm that all graduation-related items have been completed by the deadlines indicated: http://registrar.unc.edu/academic-services/graduation/.

Graduates should arrive at 12:15 pm. Upon entering the Carmichael Arena’s main entrance, undergraduates will need to proceed directly to the left side of the lobby and graduate students will need to proceed down the corridor to the right to check in and pick up your index card (that is brought to the stage) and line up for the processional.

Driving directions to the School, along with appropriate contact information can be found on the Maps and Directions page. Please note, we do not have on-site parking at the School. Please review parking options before you arrive to campus.

Parking

Driving directions to the School along with appropriate contact information can be found on the Maps and Directions page. Please note that we do not have on-site parking at the School. Please review parking options before you arrive to campus. We are located on 135 Dauer Drive on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. In addition to the options below, there are several parking spaces in downtown Chapel Hill.

Saturday, May 13th

Graduates & Guests: Cobb Parking Deck on a first-come-first serve basis for School of Public Health ceremony parking. Alternate parking is available on a first-come-first serve basis in the Raleigh Road Visitor Lot, Boshamer Lot or Outdoor Recreation “T” Lot.

Suggested Disability Parking: South Road Meters and School of Government Deck on a first-come-first serve basis.

Faculty/Staff: Highway 54 Visitor Lot, Cobb Deck, Emerson Drive, Lenoir Drive, Stadium Drive, and Venable Lot first-come-first serve.


Public Transportation Hubs

Accommodations

An interactive map of accommodations is available online.

Chapel Hill – Carrboro

The listed distances are approximate from the School.

Durham
Pittsboro

 

Twitter note: Use #Gillings2016 for tagging this year’s commencement photos.