Spring 2023 Graduation

Congratulations Class of 2023!


CJC Graduate Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 6

Processional begins at 8:30 a.m.
Ceremony: 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Stephen C. O’Connell Center
250 Gale Lemerand Drive

Candidate Assembly: Gate 4 will open for graduates at 7:30 a.m. Please be sure to arrive no later than 7:45 a.m. as the line gets long and everyone must check-in. Candidates are required to wear regalia (cap & gown).

Guest Admission: Gates 1 and 3 will open for guests at 7:30am.

Tickets are not required for our ceremony. You can invite as many guests as you would like.

For more information on the CJC graduation ceremony,  contact graduation@jou.ufl.edu.

Graduation Reception

Saturday, May 6  

10:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Weimer Hall Atrium
1885 Stadium Rd.

No RSVP required to attend.


May 6 Ceremony Logistics

Ceremony Registration

To check, change, update, or edit your registration THROUGH APRIL 28:

    • Log in to your https://one.ufl.edu/
    • Go to “academic information”
    • Go to “graduation checklist”
    • Go to “RSVP for graduation”
    • Your answers will be displayed. If you didn’t register, it will ask you if you wish to register.
    • To edit your answers, click on the pencil icon.

Regalia (cap & gown)

Info about regalia comes from the bookstore. Their website is: https://businessservices.ufl.edu/services/uf-bookstore/graduation/

If you have a question about your regalia order, please email cap-gown@ufl.edu

Ceremony Accessibility/Accommodations:

Speakers (as of March 23, 2023)
  • Welcome: Hub Brown, dean, College of Journalism and Communications
  • Faculty Keynote: Iman Zawahry, lecturer, Department of Media Production, Management, and Technology
  • Student Keynote: To be announced