Convocation & Commencement

UM SSW Convocation

Due to Covid-19, the School of Social Work convocation ceremony will held virtually on Friday May 21 at 10am. 

When: SSW Convocation will be pre-recorded and launched on Friday May 21, 2020 at 10am 


Who: All December 2020, May 2021, and July 2021 graduates

The ceremony will include a message from Dean Postmus, keynote address, student speaker, presentation of awards, and reading of all graduating student names. There will also be messages from faculty. 

All graduating students will also receive a package from the school which will contain printed Convocation programs, a 2021 tassel, a gift from the SGA, keepsake graduation tickets, and a commemorative graduation coin. These will be mailed to your address of record in May; please make sure that your correct address is reflected in SURFS no later than April 15.