Key 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: studentrecords.umaine.edu/graduation. For information regarding graduation and the application process: um.gradapply@maine.edu; 207.581.1290.

March 22-24: Attend the Grad Fair

9 a.m.–4 p.m., University Bookstore and North Pod. Get your regalia, photos and more. See Grad Fair webpage for details.

April 29

Last full day of classes.

May 2 – 6

Final exams.

May 6, 2022

11 a.m. — University of Maine at Machias Commencement ceremony
  • Performing Arts Center, Machias campus
4 p.m. — Graduate School Commencement
  • Harold Alfond Arena

May 7, 2022

9:30 a.m. — Morning Ceremony – Harold Alfond Arena
  • College of Education & Human Development
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Division of Lifelong Learning
  • Maine Business School
2:30 p.m. — Afternoon Ceremony – Harold Alfond Arena
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Natural Sciences, Forestry & Agriculture

For 2020 and 2021 graduates

Feb. 18:  Deadline to RSVP to attend in-person commencement ceremonies

Undergraduate alumni: To attend the commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 8, 2022 at 9:30 a.m., please RSVP at this link

Graduate School alumni: To attend the commencement ceremony on Friday, May 6, 2022 at 4 p.m., please RSVP at this link.

May 8: University of Maine Commencement celebration — Classes of 2020 and 2021

9:30 a.m., Harold Alfond Arena