Commencement ceremony dates

University of Maine at Machias Commencement ceremony

11 a.m., Friday, May 6
Reynolds Center

University of Maine Graduate School Commencement ceremony

4 p.m., Friday, May 6
Alfond Arena

More information on Graduate School website

University of Maine Commencement ceremonies — Class of 2022

9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7
Alfond Arena

University of Maine Commencement ceremony — Classes of 2020 and 2021

9:30 a.m., Sunday, May 8
Alfond Arena

Important upcoming dates for 2022 graduates

Feb. 1: Deadline to apply to graduate

To participate in commencement ceremonies, students must apply on MaineStreet by Feb. 1. Information and requirements: For information regarding graduation and the application process:; 207.581.1290.

March 23: Attend the Grad Fair, 9 a.m.–4 p.m., outside University Bookstore

Get your commencement gear.

The University of Maine and University of Maine at Machias follow civil and University of Maine System COVID-19 health and safety guidance. Unless circumstances related to the pandemic change at the end of spring semester 2022, all those attending UMaine and UMaine Machias commencement ceremonies in May, including graduates, will be asked to wear face coverings indoors at all times, regardless of vaccination status, and show evidence of vaccination, or documentation of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of arrival or documentation of a positive PCR COVID test within 90 days of arrival (legitimate, legible, original test results and physical or electronic copies will be accepted). The latest UMaine and UMaine Machias COVID-19 health and safety guidance is online: