Commencement ceremony for 1,500 students in blue caps and gowns

AHS Convocation 2021


We can’t wait to celebrate you and your accomplishments. 2021 and 2020 graduates are invited to participate in the in-person Stage Crossing experience and Online Commencement Celebrations. More information about these events can be found here.

Please join us for a university-wide online Commencement celebration on May 15 at noon, CDT.

The College of Applied Health Sciences will also celebrate our graduates virtually. We will be posting congratulatory videos and a Convocation booklet recognizing our graduating students shortly after the online Commencement celebration.

If you have any questions, please visit the Commencement website or e-mail

Are you interested in applying to be a 2021 AHS Convocation Speaker?

If selected as a speaker, you will be asked to record a Zoom message that is approximately 1:30-2:00 minutes in length. AHS Communications will work with you to complete your recording. Your recording will be posted as part of the virtual celebration on May 15. The deadline to apply is Sunday, April 11, 11:59pm. The application can be found here. Both undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply!