University of New Haven

Winter Commencement

Sunday, December 12, 2021
2 p.m.

Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford, CT

Information will be added to this page as we approach Winter Commencement, so please check back often.


Commencement Day

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COVID-19 Information

Please note that for the safety of our graduates and guests, appropriate COVID-19 prevention measures will be in place at Winter Commencement, including a vaccination or testing requirement, face coverings, and more. Click the link below to familiarize yourself with what you need to do.

See the Requirements

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Information for Graduates and Guests

Check out this page to learn more about our commencement ceremony, including graduating student info, guest info, COVID-19 requirements, the ceremony schedule, frequently asked questions, and more.

Details and Schedule

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Live Webcast of Commencement Ceremony

For those who cannot attend in person, the University is offering a live stream of the commencement ceremony. The video, which will start shortly before the 2 p.m. ceremony, will also be available on demand at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Watch Live

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Commencement Program

View the commencement program, complete with names of all graduates and degrees.

View Program

Pre-Commencement Action Items for Students

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MarchingOrder is a program used to record your name for announcement at Commencement, and register your guests for event tickets.

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Charge Out

Winter graduates were invited to attend Charge Out on November 15 to pick up their academic regalia (cap and gown), honor cords, and more. Individuals who were unable to attend Charge Out should pick up their regalia at the Bookstore.


More for the Class of 2022

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Show Your Charger Pride

Download Class of 2022 wallpapers and backgrounds for your desktop and mobile devices, cover images for social media, and backgrounds for Zoom meetings.

Digital Downloads

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Connect with the Alumni Association

As a graduate of the University of New Haven, you’re automatically a member of the Alumni Association. Visit the alumni website to update your information, learn about exclusive benefits and services, and view upcoming events. Be sure to connect with the Alumni Association on social for all of the latest updates, alumni news stories, and more!

Alumni Website Alumni Facebook Alumni Instagram Alumni Twitter Alumni LinkedIn

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Shop the Bookstore, Virtually

Shop the Bookstore online for yourself or your graduate. Pick up diploma frames, alumni apparel, gifts, collectibles, and more.

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Commencement memorabilia

Personalized Graduation Memorabilia

You can personalize merchandise to commemorate your achievement. Visit Jostens for college rings, affiliation accessories, "Uplomas," and more.

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Class T-Shirt and Flowers

Congratulations to the Graduates! Purchase a University of New Haven class t-shirt, with the names of the entire graduating class, flowers, or both.

Order Now

Once a Charger, Always a Charger

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Share Your Special Day

Congratulations, Class of 2022! Have lots of photos of your big day? Join in on the fun by tagging your photos on social media. Tag @UNewHaven, @UNewHavenAlumni, and #Classof2022