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Congratulations to the Fall Class of 2014!

Updated Nov. 11, 2014

Fall Commencement will take place Friday, December 19 and Saturday, December 20, 2014. College ceremonies and ROTC commissionings will recognize undergraduate and graduate students, including doctoral students and DVM students at Colorado State University. Candidates for distinction, such as summa cum laude, magna cum laude and cum laude will also be recognized.

Congratulations to the class of 2014!

Graduates gather to line up before the Natural Sciences Commencement on May 17, 2014.

Graduates celebrate with families and friends on the Oval after Commencement.

Graduates celebrate with their families after the Warner College of Natural Resources commencement ceremony.

Basking in friendship and shared accomplishments.

Fall 2014 Commencement Schedule
Friday, December 19, 2014
Army ROTC Commissioning 10:00 a.m.
Lory Student Center, Theatre
The Graduate School 3:00 p.m.
Moby Arena
Warner College of Natural Resources 7:00 p.m.
Lory Student Center, Grand Ballroom
College of Health and Human Sciences 7:00 p.m.
Moby Arena
Saturday, December 20, 2014
College of Agricultural Sciences 9:00 a.m.
Lory Student Center, Grand Ballroom
College of Business 9:00 a.m.
Moby Arena
College of Engineering 12:30 p.m.
Lory Student Center, Grand Ballroom
College of Natural Sciences 1:00 p.m.
Moby Arena
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 4:00 p.m.
Lory Student Center, Grand Ballroom
College of Liberal Arts 5:00 p.m.
Moby Arena


Webcast archives of the ceremonies are available. ROTC commissionings were not webcast.

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Send your grad a congratulatory message on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using #RamGrad #ForeverRams14 and #InstaRamGrad.

#RamGrads in our Class of 2014 are sharing some amazing memories with us from their time here at CSU. Take a look!

Graduates with distinction

Colorado State recognizes outstanding scholarship by granting the baccalaureate degree cum laude, magna cum laude, and summa cum laude to students in each college who achieve high academic excellence in their undergraduate programs.

Overcoming obstacles, achieving excellence

Whether overcoming tremendous obstacles or achieving academic excellence, these Spring 2014 outstanding graduates have accomplished major personal goals and are prepared to begin meaningful careers as future leaders in their communities.

Honorary degrees

CSU awarded three honorary degrees this spring. Dennis Repp, an alumnus and military veteran who has been a major supporter of CSU's New Start for Student Veterans program, received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters, Honoris Causis, at the Graduate School ceremony. David (BS Agricultural Sciences '72) and Paula Edwards, tireless volunteers and generous philanthropists, received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters at the College of Liberal Arts ceremony. The College of Business bestowed an honorary doctorate on Muhtar Kent, Chairman and CEO of The Coca-Cola Company, in recognition of his role in the relationship between the company and the University that provides support for students and academic opportunities around the world.

CSU memories from the Class of 2014