University of Wisconsin–Madison


WINTER 2016 Commencement

Look for information about the winter 2016 UW-Madison commencement ceremony, Dec. 18, 2016, on the UW-Madison commencement website, Individual engineering departments may hold celebrations for students; if you are an engineering student, contact your department for information about those events.

December’s University of Wisconsin–Madison commencement speaker is out of this world. Or at least he has been. Captain James A. Lovell, Jr. is one of only 24 people to go to the moon and back. And he was an engineering student for two years (1946-48) before being accepted to the U.S. Naval academy. Read more here.

Photo of engineering graduate recognition ceremony

SPRING 2016 Graduate Recognition Ceremony

The College of Engineering will again host its graduate recognition ceremony in spring 2016. This event is a very special event designed to honor our engineering graduates—so make plans to attend! We will hold this formal ceremony at 3 p.m. the Kohl Center on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Whether you are a graduate or a spectator, you can find details about the event by clicking the Engineering Event FAQ tab.