Spring 2023 Economics Graduation Event

Congratulations students! We are excited to celebrate you. Please save the date for:

Thursday, May 11 2023  |  Monona Terrace Convention Center  

Doors open at 4:15pm  |  Students must be seated by 4:50pm  |  Ceremony from 5:15-7:00pm


Students majoring in Economics who have applied to graduate will automatically receive email updates regarding the event from econadvise@ssc.wisc.edu. They will receive information on how to R.S.V.P. for all attendees. Each student is welcome to bring a limited number of guests; exact numbers will be determined and communicated as we solidify details with the venue. A virtual option will be available (live stream link to come).

Reception with hot appetizers, dessert, drinks, and other refreshments at Monona Terrace will follow the program, starting around 7pm. All students and guests are welcome to attend!

Students: check out resources on how to apply for graduation and RSVP by Sunday, April 2nd.

Questions? Email econadvise@ssc.wisc.edu.


When: Saturday, May 13, 2023 at noon

Where: Camp Randall Stadium

Learn more about the UW Commencement Ceremony »

Rent or purchase your cap and gown through the University Bookstore.

March 10: Last day to purchase academic attire.

May 8: Last day to rent via their online portal.

May 10: Last day to rent through their in-person services.

General Information

The Office of the Registrar is in charge of diplomas and sending them to students. Ensure that you are set to receive yours and find more information about the process here: https://registrar.wisc.edu/diplomas/.


New! Selecting Diploma Name

Students can select their diploma display name by completing the application for graduation and selecting the name of their choice. More information on how students can select their diploma name can be found in step 6 and 7 of this KnowledgeBase document. Indicating their commencement preferences and name in the commencement program are separate from the diploma name. Questions? Contact the Office of the Registrar