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The University of Alabama

UA To Hold Summer Commencement Ceremony Aug. 4

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement ceremony Aug. 4 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise on Aug. 4.

Commencement exercises for undergraduate and graduate students will begin at 9 a.m. UA has held a summer commencement ceremony since 1997.

Approximately 1,535 diplomas will be awarded.

Saturday’s ceremony will be broadcast live over the Internet.The webcast will be archived on this UA website,, and will be available for viewing through August 2012.

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The University of Alabama, a student-centered research university, is experiencing significant growth in both enrollment and academic quality. This growth, which is positively impacting the campus and the state's economy, is in keeping with UA's vision to be the university of choice for the best and brightest students. UA, the state's flagship university, is an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.