RENO — The University of Nevada, Reno’s Winter Commencement will take place Saturday at Lawlor Events Center. A total of 1,101 bachelor’s degrees and 446 advanced degrees or certificates (master’s and doctoral degrees and education specialist certificates) will be awarded.
Students and faculty leaders will assemble for commencement at 8 a.m., and the formal processional begins at 8:30 a.m. University President Marc Johnson will welcome attendees.
The university awarded 1,549 degrees at the December 2010 ceremony and 1,467 degrees at the December 2009 ceremony.
Public parking is available in the West Stadium Parking Complex, directly north of Lawlor Events Center.
For more information, visit www.unr.edu.
Other Commencement Week Events include:
• 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday: Honors Convocation, Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom C.
• 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday: Senior Scholar Awards Reception, Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom C.
• Noon to 2 p.m. Friday: Orvis School of Nursing Convocation, Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom.
• 7 to 8 a.m. Saturday: College of Engineering Commencement Breakfast, Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom C; and Community Health Sciences Graduate’s Breakfast, Joe Crowley Student
Union, Great Room, 403.