SGPP Graduation

Photo of Prof. Kurzer with ISS graduates

All graduates of the ISS program are cordially invited to attend the SGPP Graduation Ceremony, which will be held each May. This ceremony is for all master's and PhD graduates from the School of Government and Public Policy from December, May, and August of that academic year.

2020 SGPP Graduate Graduation Ceremony

When: Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 9:30am
​Graduates, please arrive 1 hour early to line up

Where: Crowder Hall

For: December 2019, May 2020, and August 2020 graduates

Parking: Free parking is available in many lots on Saturdays, including the Eller parking lot across Speedway

Guests: Please feel free to bring guests! We ask that you limit the number of guests to 6 so we can accommodate all of our students.


Regalia can be obtained from the UA Bookstore in the following colors:

  • Tassel: black (the color for all M.A. degrees)
  • Hood: white (the color for Social and Behavioral Sciences; please note that we are not Ming Blue, which is public administration)
  • Master's gown
  • Graduation cap