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Earl Warren College Commencement

Earl Warren College's 2023 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, June 17 at 1:30-3:15pm (PDT).  

Congratulations Class of 2023!

2023 Virtual Booklet

The 2023 Commencencement Booklet is virtual. VIEW HERE!


You can be view past booklets at


A livestream of the ceremony can be viewed at:

Each ceremony is available with English, Spanish, and Mandarin captions.

Applying for Graduation

Graduation is when a student has completed all requirements and their degree has been officially posted to their academic record. Students must file a Degree and Diploma Application (DDA) to initiate this process at

Commencement is the annual ceremony in which any student with senior standing (135 units) may choose to participate. Participation does not constitute official graduation from the University.  Learn more at

For more information about applying for graduation visit:

Eligibility Criteria for Commencement

Graduates may participate during only one Commencement year but are permitted and encouraged to attend both All Campus Commencement and their college, graduate school, or graduate division ceremonies.

Registration for All Campus Commencement and undergraduate college commencements is open to eligible undergraduate students with 135 units by the end of winter 2023 who are completing their degree in fall 2022, winter 2023, spring 2023, summer 2023 or fall 2023.

Events for Graduating Seniors

Events coming soon!

Warren College Stoles

Interested in showcasing your Warren College pride at graduation and beyond??? Order a Warren College keepsake stole on our Shopify page for $35 starting April 3, 2023. There is a limited quantity of stoles available. Stoles will be available for in-person pick-up only from the Warren College Admin Building weeks 3 - 7 of spring quarter. Customers will also be notified via email with more information about pick-up. Please note that all profits from the Warren College Stole Sales are used to support the WCSC Leadership Scholarship and the Ben Sumner Memorial Scholarship. For questions regarding the Warren College stoles please contact

Regalia Information

Regalia - specifically, the official UC San Diego cap, gown and tassel - are required at all Commencement 2023 ceremonies. Beginning in Spring, you can order your cap, gown and tassel through the UC San Diego Bookstore, along with announcements, diploma frames, and more. Pre-order flowers or leis here.


It is that time of year to recognize you and all of your accomplishments! Starting on March 1 through midnight on April 16, 2023, the applications for the Warren College Awards and Scholarships will be open. Visit more information on the qualifications and how to apply! We know that it can be difficult to advocate for yourself, but we STRONGLY encourage you to apply and get the recognition that you deserve!

For questions regarding the Warren College Awards and Scholarships please contact Katy Brecht at

Student Speaker

Apply to be the Warren College Commencement Student Speaker - Deadline April 16, 2023 at midnight PST

Each year, Warren College selects a student speaker for the Commencement ceremony. Interested Warren College students are invited to apply and audition for the role of student speaker.

To apply, submit a written copy of your speech via e-mail to Warren College Student Affairs at The allotted time for the speech is 3‐5 minutes. A panel of faculty, staff, and students will review applications and invite final candidates to present their proposed speech in person. Submissions must include:

  • Applicant's full name
  • PID
  • Phone number

  • Good academic standing
  • Must file for your degree/graduation and plan to participate in the June 2023 Commencement


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