Commencement and Commissionings

Spring 2022 commencement ceremonies will take place Friday, May 13, Saturday, May 14, and Sunday, May 15, 2022.

Graduate celebrating on the steps of the Administration Building on CSU's campus
Graduates celebrating their graduation on the steps of the Administration Building on CSU's campus
2nd LT Ben Mastro, Former Colorado State University Army ROTC Cadet, Graduated 2016

Clear bag policy at Moby Arena

Moby Arena is a clear bag facility. We ask that all guests attending ceremonies at that location abide by the clear bag policy. Complimentary lockers will be available onsite at the north entrance.

Mask Policy

Beginning Thursday, March 3, Colorado State University no longer requires masks to be worn in indoor areas on our Larimer County campuses. Wearing a mask will be a personal choice rather than a university requirement and we will respect everyone’s personal choice.

Ticketing

These ceremonies require tickets for admission: Colleges of Business, Health and Human Sciences, Liberal Arts, Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. All tickets are general admission and will be 100% digital.

Ceremony Schedule

  • Doors will open one hour prior to each ceremony, and ceremonies will last approximately two hours.
  • Please note that metal detectors will be in use at Moby Arena and guests must adhere to the clear bag policy.
  • Live streaming webcast links are posted in the schedule below for family and friends who wish to join virtually.
  • Ceremonies with an asterisk (*) indicate ticketing is required for attendees. 

Friday, May 13, 2022

8 a.m.: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

10 a.m.: Army and Air Force ROTC Commissioning, Lory Student Center Ballroom CD | Program

11:30 a.m.: Graduate School, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

2 p.m.:  University Honors Recognition Ceremony, Lory Student Center, Grand Ballroom

3:30 p.m.: College of Business*, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

6 p.m.: College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences*, Lory Student Center, Grand Ballroom | Webcast | Program

7:30 p.m.: College of Liberal Arts*, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

Saturday, May 14, 2022

8 a.m.: College of Agricultural Sciences, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

11:30 a..m.: College of Natural Sciences, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

3:30 p.m.: Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

7:30 p.m.: Warner College of Natural Resources, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

Sunday, May 15, 2022

1 p.m.: College of Health and Human Sciences*, Moby Arena | Webcast | Program

Ticketing for Ceremonies

College ceremonies requiring tickets:

  • Business
  • Health and Human Sciences
  • Liberal Arts
  • Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

All tickets are general admission and will be 100% digital. 

Accessing tickets

In mid-April, students received an email from ramtix@colostate.edu to their ColoState.edu account with a link to download their tickets. Students can also access their tickets through RamTix / My Account.

NOTE: All students have an account with the ticket office. Log in using your CSU email address. Please try all versions of your CSU email address before contacting the ticket office for assistance. To transfer tickets to friends and family, they will need to create a RamTix account to accept the tickets.

Login to CSURams.com/MyAccount and find your tickets under My Tickets and Access My Mobile Tickets

Ticketing how to videos and FAQ

For questions about accessing tickets students can contact:
RamTix@colostate.edu
(970)491-7267 (RAMS)

Additional Information

If unable to walk during their graduation year, students and alumni are welcomed to walk in any future CSU commencement ceremony with their college. Please reach out to the college coordinators for arrangements. 

What you have achieved is nothing short of remarkable. Your graduation from Colorado State University is an accomplishment that surpasses circumstances, and we want to welcome you into the alumni family! Membership not only gets you access to a numerous benefits, it also acknowledges that you are a part of a larger, global community that is here to support you in all of your next steps. Learn more here, and be sure to download the CSU Alumni app to stay up to date on all the latest news and opportunities.

You’re graduating! That’s a really big deal. We want to get your party started with a digital party pack filled with decorations, inspiration, photo props, recipes, virtual backgrounds and more.

Download and print the Digital Party Pack.

It’s time to celebrate! Share your Ram Grad celebrations on social media with CSU graduation Instagram Stories stickers (search for Colorado State University). Get in on the social media celebration with fellow Ram Grads by tagging your posts and favorite memories from your time at CSU with #RamGrad and #CSUClassOf2022. Be sure to follow CSU on Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and Facebook.

President’s Message to Graduates

Virtual Alma Mater