2018 Spring Commencement 









2018 Spring Commencement 

2018 Spring Commencement ceremonies will be held on Friday, May 18, and Saturday, May 19, at Golden 1 Center. For 2018 Spring Commencement ceremonies, graduates can claim up to nine guest tickets. The ticketing system is now live! Visit our guest tickets page to learn how you can claim your guest tickets. 

Commencement Schedule

* Graduates should arrive one hour prior to their ceremony.

Schedule for Friday, May 18

College Doors open Commencement Ceremony
Education 11 a.m. 12 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Natural Sciences and Mathematics 11 a.m. 12 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies 5 p.m. 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Schedule for Saturday, May 19

College Doors open Commencement Ceremony
Health and Human Services 7 a.m. 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Arts and Letters 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Business Administration 5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Engineering and Computer Science 5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Guest Resources


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Directions & Parking

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Accessibility Services

Please visit Golden 1 Center's ADA/Accessibility information webpage for more information.

If you have questions regarding ADA-related accommodations, please contact Ashlee Anderson, Coordinator, Guest Services, at aanderson@kings.com.

Frequently Asked Question

Find answers to frequently asked questions and helpful tips about Commencement


Watch the live webcast of the Commencement during Commencement week

Frequently Asked Questions

We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions to help guide you through the process of preparing for graduation—everything from ordering your regalia to making sure your family and friends see your proud moment.

If you have additional questions, please contact or visit the Commencement Office (Sacramento Hall 150) at commencement@csus.edu or call (916) 278-4724. 

Contact Your College

Each academic college appoints a Commencement coordinator. Graduates with questions specific to each ceremony or in need of special accommodations can contact your college's Commencement coordinator for additional information.

College of Arts and Letters

Amanda Haddan
Mariposa Hall 5000
(916) 278-6502

College of Health and Human Services

Christine M. Kellerman
Solano Hall 5002
(916) 278-4315

Tommie Captain
Solano Hall 5002D
(916) 278-7929

College of Business Administration

Bonnie Burnell
Tahoe Hall 1037
(916) 278-5875

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Laurie Wheless
Sequoia Hall 334
(916) 278-4655

Rosemary Castillo
Sequoia Hall 332
(916) 278-7670

College of Education

Debbie Santiago
Eureka Hall 224
(916) 278-3618

College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies

Marsha A. Robinson
Amador Hall 255
(916) 278-6504

Heather M. Mummaw
Amador Hall 255
(916) 278-6504

College of Engineering and Computer Science

Denise A. Anderson
Riverside Hall 2014
(916) 278-6127

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