ArtSci Recognition 2018

College of Arts & Sciences Recognition Ceremony

Recognizing Our Graduates 

Every May, graduating seniors are joined by their friends, family, faculty, and peers in a heartfelt celebration of achievement. 

The next Arts & Sciences Recognition Ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 8:30 am on Francis Olympic Field. At this ceremony, each graduate will be recognized by name.  On Friday, May 20, the All-University Commencement will be held on Francis Olympic Field at 9 a.m., and the graduates will be recognized by school. 

The College of Arts & Sciences held virtual celebrations of our graduates' outstanding achievements for the classes of 2020 and 2021. Please visit our Virtual Recognition website to view the ceremonies. 

About the Recognition Ceremony


The College will hold its Recognition Ceremony in historic Francis Olympic Field, which will also serve as the the site for the All-University Commencement. If it rains, the Ceremony is held outdoors. Only in the event of severe weather, such as a forecast thunderstorm, will the event move indoors. Tickets are only required for the indoor location.

Alternate Viewing Options

The ceremony will be streamed live and may be viewed off campus. 


Accessibility maps and information about buildings on campus can be found on our Facilities website.

Accessible parking is available in the Danforth University Center (DUC) Garage. Please be sure to bring your state parking tag or verification.

Additional Details

At this event, graduates will be recognized individually by major. A professional photographer photographs each graduate, and the proofs are emailed to students shortly after the ceremony. The Ceremony should conclude about 11:00 a.m. The event will also stream live on our website (link to come). 

For Inquiries

Please contact 314-935-6800 or