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Congratulations to the Spring Class of 2014!

Updated May 23, 2014

College ceremonies and ROTC commissionings recognized 3,044 undergraduate and 1,058 graduate students, including 90 doctoral students and 131 DVM students at Colorado State University. Forty-nine students are candidates for distinction as summa cum laude, 150 as magna cum laude and 260 as cum laude.


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

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.

Spring 2014 Commencement Schedule
Friday, May 16, 2014
Professional Veterinary Medicine (PVM) 8:00 a.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
Air Force ROTC Commissioning 8:00 a.m.
Lory Student Center, North Ballroom
Army ROTC Commissioning 9:30 a.m.
Lory Student Center, Theatre
College of Engineering 11:30 a.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
The Graduate School 3:00 p.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
College of Health and Human Sciences 7:30 p.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
Saturday, May 17, 2014
College of Business 8:00 a.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
Warner College of Natural Resources 8:00 a.m. | Student Rec Center
Webcast Archive
Ceremony photos
College of Agricultural Sciences 12:00 p.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 12:30 p.m. | Student Rec Center
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
College of Natural Sciences 3:30 p.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos
College of Liberal Arts I: Art and Music, Theatre, and Dance 5:00 p.m. | Webcast Archive
Student Rec Center, Main Gym
College of Liberal Arts II: All other departments 7:30 p.m. | Moby Arena
Webcast archive
Ceremony photos

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#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