Sunday, May 6, 2018
Commencement at The Ohio State University is a festive and joyous occasion at which family and guests are welcome to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating class. The information contained on this website is designed to be beneficial to all those participating in or attending the commencement ceremony.
Ohio Stadium opens at 10:00 AM commencement day.
Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
The ceremony will last approximately 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
No tickets are required.
Take the Graduation Survey
The university administers a Graduation Survey to all graduating students (except full-time MBAs and PhDs who receive separate, national surveys) beginning three weeks prior to commencement. Students are encouraged to complete the survey as data are used throughout the university to improve experiences of future Buckeyes. To take the survey, visit http://go.osu.edu/gradsurvey.
All information is subject to change. We recommend checking back periodically for current information.