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Commencement for Omaha Programs


Commencement for Omaha Programs: Faculty Information

Commencement exercises for engineering students in Omaha (studying at The Peter Kiewit Institute) are hosted by UNO and the UNL College of Engineering.

UNO COMMENCEMENT (Degree Conferral)
Friday, May 9
/ 6 p.m.
Pep Bowl, UNO (campus map)
(Inclement Weather - Sapp Field House)

Saturday, May 10 / 2:30 p.m.
Peter Kiewit Institute, West Lawn. (campus map)
(Inclement Weather – Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Building, LL Gym)

A reception for graduates and their families will follow the Commencement exercises in PKI - Atrium & Room 158 (approximately 3:45 p.m.)

Additionally, parking is free on campus this week:
UNO Parking Map

Faculty Information for Commencement Exercises

Attire for Graduation:

Academic Regalia is required to participate in the graduation ceremonies. Rental arrangements should be made in the UNO Bookstore no later than MARCH 26. Late fees apply after March 26. Regalia rental fees for a Bachelor’s regalia is $39.99 (+ tax), Master’s regalia is $79.99 (+ tax), and Doctoral regalia is $85.99 (+ tax). Purchasing options are also available, with robes starting at $169. The last day to cancel your regalia order for a refund is April 1.

  • For UNO Degree Conferral, Friday - May 9, 6 p.m.: Faculty attending the ceremony should report to HPER Maverick Café at 5:15 p.m. for the processional line-up.
  • For Omaha Engineering Commencement - Saturday, May 10, 2:30 p.m.: Faculty participating in the ceremony should meet in PKI 279 for the processional line-up at 1:45 pm.
    (Inclement Weather - HPER 143)

    For those who rented regalia, you can pick up your regalia in the Board Room (2nd floor) at the Milo Bail Student Center, Thursday, May 8, 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. and Friday, May 9, 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


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