College Graduates

College Graduates

The 2023 University Commencement for the Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2023 is at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 6, 2023, at Wait Chapel in Winston-Salem on the Wake Forest University campus.

UNCSA is honored to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduate and college graduating class. This year's University Commencement speaker is School of Dance alumna Camille A. Brown. On this site, you will find the university commencement checklist and information about the commencement rehearsal and ceremony.

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Commencement Tickets

Graduates will be allotted six guest tickets and the ceremony will be live-streamed for additional access.

Request your University Commencement tickets.

Commencement Day Check-In

Graduating students should arrive at Wait Chapel promptly at 9 a.m. on May 6, 2022. The ceremony starts at 10 a.m.

As you arrive, stage managers will be at a check-in table to sign you in and you'll receive any additional instructions.

Commencement Video

A live stream link of the ceremony will be on homepage on the day of graduation. The ceremony will be from 10-12 a.m.

COVID-19 Protocols

UNCSA will continue adhering to all of our current COVID-19 Community Health Standards including during our commencement ceremonies. Information will be posted as it becomes available. Planning will be informed by guidance from local, state and federal public health authorities and applicable orders and regulations from the governor and relevant federal agencies.

2023 University Commencement Live Stream

Below you will find the full 2023 University Commencement livestream from May 6, 2023, at 10 a.m.

Accommodations for Commencement

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If you need accommodations at a commencement ceremony, please contact Scott Spencer at or 336-721-1945(opens in new tab)(opens in new tab).

Requests must be made within 72 business hours of the event. Be sure to include your name and contact information, so we may contact you.