Fall 2021 Graduates

Degree Petition Period

Jan. 28-Aug. 27, 2021


Deadline for Submitting Online Application for Graduation

Aug. 27, 2021


RSVP Period

Oct. 18- Nov 12, 2021


Graduate Thesis Deadline (Ph.D.)

December 10, 2021


President's Graduation Celebration

December 16, 2021

The President's Graduation Celebration provides an opportunity for graduates, their families, their friends, and the campus community to celebrate Georgia Tech traditions and the momentous occasion that is Commencement.


Fall Commencement

December 17-18, 2021

Ph.D. Ceremony

Friday, December 17, 2021 
9-10:30 a.m.

Master's Ceremony

Friday, December 17, 2021 
1-3:45 p.m.

Bachelor's Ceremony

Saturday, December 18, 2021
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Spring 2022 Graduates

Online Application for Graduation Window

Sep. 6, 2021 - Jan. 14, 2022


RSVP Period

Feb. 21-Apr. 1, 2022
A RSVP is required for students to attend the ceremony.  RSVP instructions will be sent to students via email.


Ticket Distribution for ADA Seating

April 2022


Thesis Deadline (Ph.D)

April 29, 2022


President's Graduation Celebration

May 5, 2022

The President's Graduation Celebration provides an opportunity for graduates, their families, their friends, and the campus community to celebrate Georgia Tech traditions and the momentous occasion that is Commencement.


Spring Commencement Dates

May 6-7, 2022

Ph.D. Ceremony

Friday, May 6, 2022
10 a.m.-noon

Master's Ceremony

Friday, May 6, 2022
3-5:30 p.m.

Bachelor's Morning Ceremony

Saturday, May 7, 2022
9-11:30 a.m.

Bachelor's Afternoon Ceremony

Saturday, May 7, 2022
3-5:30 p.m.

Summer 2021

Summer students participating in Fall Commencement are required to register an email address with the Commencement Office to stay in touch after graduation. Summer graduates are required to meet all fall semester deadlines. 

Future Ceremonies

Our Commencement dates are based on the academic calendar.

Unfortunately, we cannot provide ceremony dates more than two semesters in advance. Ceremony times are published within the first month of the current semester. To view the most current information on the academic calendar, view the calendars listed on the Registrar's Office website.