Registrar office releases graduation, finals week dates


Credit: WKU

Graduates wave their red towels near the end of the Potter College of Arts & Letters and University College commencement ceremony Feb. 20, 2021, at Diddle Arena.

Debra Murray, Content Editor

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated for clarity.

WKU’s Office of the Registrar announced dates for finals week and graduation commencement in their most recent newsletter.

Commencement ceremonies for Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 graduates will take place on Thursday, May 5 immediately following Topper Walk, which begins at 6:30 p.m.

Each college will also hold individual recognition ceremonies. The College of Health and Human Services ceremony is at 8 a.m. The Potter College of Arts and Letters ceremony is at 10:30 a.m. Ogden College of Science and Engineering ceremony is at 1 p.m. The College of Education and Behavioral Sciences is at 3:30 p.m. and Gordon Ford College of Business is at 6 p.m.

Finals week will also start Monday, May 2 and end on Thursday, May 5. The full finals schedule is available here.

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