Welcome UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Graduating Class of 2023!
Congratulations to the class of 2023! We in the department are very proud of your accomplishments. We commend you for your persevering during this difficult and unprecedented time, in which you have had to face so many unforeseen challenges.
2023 UCLA Commencement events:
2023 ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY COMMENCEMENT CELEBRATION
DATE/LOCATION: SUNDAY, JUNE 18, 2023, at WILSON PLAZA
TIME: 9:00AM (anticipated duration: 90 minutes)
DAY OF THE EVENT
Students must arrive by 8:00AM and report to the area between Kaufman Hall and the Fowler Museum and already dressed in the cap and gown. Students should also have their NAME CARD with them.
PRIOR TO THE EVENT
2023 EEB COMMENCEMENT TICKET REQUESTS
If you had submitted a late RSVP and/or ticket request for the 2023 EEB Commencement Celebration via Message Center by FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2023, the EEB Undergraduate Office is still processing your requests. Your request should be processed by tomorrow, TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2023.
If you had not submitted the RSVP and/or ticket request, the last day to submit your request via Message Center is TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2023, BY 3:00PM with the following information:
(1) First and Last Name
(3) Number of tickets already ordered OR number of tickets you wish to order (if you haven’t submitted a request already)
(4) Number of additional tickets requested.
Please be aware that we may not be able to fulfill students’ request for additional tickets.
More information may be found on the TICKETING page on the UCLA College-Commencement page. Here is link to the TICKETING page if you are unable to access the page via the hyperlink (https://www.college.ucla.edu/commencement/ticketing/).
EEB EXIT SURVEY AND NAME CARD
Name Cards will be available for pick-up beginning on TUESDAY, MAY 30, 2023, at the EEB Undergraduate Office (101 Hershey Hall). There may be Name Cards available on the day of the EEB Commencement Celebration.
Name Cards will be available to pick up :
Monday June 5th from 9am-11am & 2pm – 4pm
Tuesday June 6th from 9am -12pm
Thursday June 8th from 9am – 4pm
Monday June 12th from 9am-4pm
Thursday June 15th from 9am – 4pm
In order to obtain the Name Card prior to the EEB Commencement Celebration, students must complete the EEB Exit Survey (via BruinLearn) and show the confirmation that is displayed upon completion of the survey. A link to the EEB Exit Survey will be posted on the EEB Undergraduate website (https://forms.office.com/r/TcdqvvXXfC). Note: The EEB Exit Survey is separate from the UCLA Senior Survey.
EEB COMMENCEMENT STUDENT SPEAKER & SINGER OF THE NATIONAL ANTHEM/UCLA ALMA MATER
The Student Speaker and the Student Singer lead the two lines of graduates into Wilson Plaza and sit on stage during the ceremony. Auditions for both the Student Speaker and Singer are scheduled for MONDAY, JUNE 5, 2023 (specific time & location TBA).
To request an audition, send a message to Message Center beginning on no later than WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 2023, at 3:00PM with the following information:
(1) First and Last Name
(3) Major/Minor – must be declared in an EEB Major or Minor.
In the Subject line, indicate if you are applying to be the “Student Speaker” or the “Student Singer.” If you are auditioning to be the Speaker, please include the text of your speech (maximum five minutes in length) as an attachment to your message. Singers will sing the National Anthem and the UCLA Alma Mater a cappella at their audition. Note: If you are unavailable on the designated audition date, please send a message to Message Center to see if alternate arrangements can be made.
INFORMATION FOR DISABILITY ACCESS AT UCLA
Information about Disability Access for UCLA Commencement may be found here.
ADDITIONAL COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION (Eligibility, Removing Privacy Restrictions, etc.):
2023 UCLA College Commencement FAQs
Students are responsible for being aware of and complying with all Commencement deadlines and policies.