UCSC 2022 Commencement ceremony at East Field. Photo credit: Stephen Louis Marino

Kresge College 2023 Commencement Ceremony

 Saturday, June 17th at 2:30 pm - 4 pm located on the East Field

This year will be a hybrid format with Slug Crossing and virtual commencement (refer to Commencement Announcements). For all commencement updates and information, please refer to the UCSC Commencement website.


Kresge College Class of 2023 Celebration

Friday, June 9th (Time - TBA)

Institute of Arts and Science Gallery at 100 Panetta Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060


Senior Speech Submission 

Deadline: April 24th

Topic/focus tips for your speech: relevant to your fellow graduates, reflect on your undergrad journey and reflect on hopes for the next chapter after undergrad

Length: 5 minutes long or less (650-750 words)

Open to poetry or spoken word as well

Email submissions to, subject line: Kresge Senior Speech 2023. File: doc. or docx.


For all commencement questions, email