The University of Alabama

UA to Hold Winter Commencement Exercises

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 14 at Coleman Coliseum.

The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 14 at Coleman Coliseum.

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement ceremonies Dec. 14 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

Commencement exercises will be split into two ceremonies at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Graduates from the College of Commerce & Business Administration, College of Communication & Information Sciences, College of Engineering, School of Social Work and Law School will participate in the 9 a.m. ceremony.

Graduates from the College of Arts & Sciences, College of Education, College of Human Environmental Sciences and Capstone College of Nursing will participate at 1:30 p.m.

More than 2,158 undergraduates and graduate students are degree candidates.

Dr. Yasmin Neggers, professor of human nutrition at UA, will serve as commencement marshal

Saturday’s ceremony will be broadcast live over the Internet. The webcast will be archived on this UA website, ua.edu/commencement/, and it will be available for viewing through December 2013.

More information can be found at registrar.ua.edu/degrees/commencement/.

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.

  • CONTACT: David Miller, media relations, 205/348-0825, dcmiller2@ur.ua.edu
  • SOURCE: Kurt Morton, assistant univeristy registrar, 205/348-2020, ksm@ua.edu