UMGC Europe Commencement

UMGC remains focused on the health and safety of its students, employees, alumni, and guests. Due to the current coronavirus situation, we have decided to postpone Commencement 2020 in Kaiserslautern, Germany, originally scheduled for 2 May. Additional information regarding the new date for the ceremony will be shared at a later time. Any questions regarding the postponement should be directed to

Honor your accomplishment and recognize this educational milestone.

Commencement is a special occasion, especially when shared with family, friends, and fellow graduates. The ceremony honors your accomplishments and recognizes this educational milestone. We cordially invite all Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Spring 2020 graduates and their guests to Commencement 2020 and hope you will be able to join your classmates and faculty in this joyful occasion.

The UMGC Europe ceremony will be held on Saturday, 2 May at 1400 at the Gartenschau in Kaiserslautern, Germany, and will honor over 1,140 Europe-wide graduates.

Dreams become reality for these UMGC students. Hear them share their stories and talk about their sense of accomplishment as they receive their diplomas.

Join the UMGC Alumni Association

Join the UMGC Alumni Association and stay connected with your fellow graduates and take advantage of alumni benefits including: career services, free access to UMGC computer labs and discounts on Geico auto insurance and National Leadership Institute (NLI) Programs.