Commencement

The Fall Class of 2018 graduates are teachers and nurses, scientists and more. They leave Cullowhee changed, with their dreams ahead of them and the knowledge that they, in turn, can change the world. For these graduates this isn't the end, it's only the beginning.

Commencement Livestream

We celebrated the newest class of Western Carolina University graduates with WCU holds two commencement ceremonies Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 10am and Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 3pm. We invited the families, friends and loved ones of graduates to the Ramsey Regional Activity Center for the ceremonies. Those who are unable to join us can watch the recap WCU’s graduation live here.

765
Total graduates*
646
Undergraduate students
119
Graduate students
0
Doctoral graduates
189
first-generation graduates
154
received scholarships

Graduate Profiles

A Pair of Commencement Ceremonies

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