Commencement ceremony dates

University of Maine at Machias Commencement ceremony

Friday, May 5
11:00 a.m.
Performing Arts Center, Machias campus


University of Maine Graduate School Commencement ceremony

Friday, May 5


University of Maine Commencement ceremonies — Class of 2023

morning ceremony

afternoon ceremony

Saturday, May 6
Alfond Arena

Important upcoming dates for 2023 graduates

Feb. 1: Deadline to apply to graduate

To participate in commencement ceremonies, students must apply on MaineStreet by Feb. 1. Information and requirements: studentrecords.umaine.edu/graduation. For information regarding graduation and the application process: um.gradapply@maine.edu; 207.581.1290.


More information about Commencement 2023 will be posted to this website as it becomes available.

Commencement livestream

All UMaine commencement events will be livestreamed. Please check this website for the livestream link available the day of the ceremonies.

For questions: um.commencement@maine.edu

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 2023, 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 COVID test within 90 days of arrival. The latest UMaine and UMaine Machias COVID-19 health and safety guidance is online: umaine.edu/return.