Friday, July 29 at 6 PM

Alfred Lawson Jr. Multipurpose Center
1800 Wahnish Way, Tallahassee, FL 32307


Watch the Spring 2022 Commencement Ceremonies
via FAMUTube1887

Friday @ 6 PM  |  Saturday @ 9 AM

View the Spring 2022 Commencement program

Summer 2022 Commencement Information

Key Details:

Deadline to apply for Summer 2022 Commencement is Friday, June 17.




Frequently Asked Questions

Expand the questions below for answers to commonly asked questions regarding FAMU's Commencement ceremonies.

You may watch the Commencement ceremonies on FAMU's Facebook page, FAMU's YouTube channel: FAMUTube1887, or on FAMU TV20.

You may access the Spring 2022 Commencement program by clicking on this link.

The deadline to submit the intent to graduate was Tuesday, January 18, and the deadline to apply for graduation was Friday, March 4, 2022.

The University will not limit the number of individuals graduates may invite to Commencement. Tickets are not needed to enter the ceremonies.

Yes, the University's clear bag policy will be enacted and enforced during the ceremonies. You may click here for details about the policy.

Commencement rehearsal will be held on Thursday, April 28 at 4 p.m. in the Al Lawson, Jr., Multipurpose Center.

You may purchase regalia online using this link and from the University bookstore.  

Please contact your dean for information about honor cord distribution. Additional information is forthcoming.

The pinning ceremonies will be announced at a later date. Please contact your dean for more information.

Students are required to participate in the ceremony for which they have applied for graduation. For example, if a student applies for graduation during the Spring term, they will only be able to participate in the Spring Commencement ceremony. There are no exceptions to this policy.

The University will be following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding wearing a mask and social distancing.

You may access the program by clicking on this link.


Commencement Chairs

Name Email Phone
Genyne Boston, Ph.D. 850.599.3276
Valencia Matthews, Ph.D. 850.599.3430