Commencement ceremonies May 6

Upper Iowa University will host its 2017 Commencement ceremonies at Harms-Eischeid Stadium in Fayette on Saturday May 6.

Graduates of the University’s MBA, School of Business, and School of Science and Mathematics programs will participate in a 10 a.m. ceremony. Meanwhile, the MPA, MEd, MHEA, School of Liberal Arts, and Andres School of Education ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. Associate degrees with an emphasis in Liberal Arts, Criminal Justice and Psychology will also be awarded during this program.

To facilitate travel plans, the University will make its decision on whether to relocate the ceremony indoors based on the weather forecast on Wednesday, May 3. The announcement will be posted on the homepage of the UIU website at Only in an emergency would the decision be made on Saturday to relocate the ceremony.

In the case of inclement weather, the ceremonies will be moved to Dorman Gymnasium at Fayette Campus.  All seating is on a “first-come” basis. An overflow viewing area will be located in the Student Center ballrooms. Guests at this location can view the full ceremonies on live video. Live streaming of the broadcast may also be viewed at

Additional information will be announced at a later date.

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