Graduation

Thunderbird Graduation Events

Our next Thunderbird commencement takes place Friday, May 8. Join us for this commencement event and other graduation activities.

Commencement Ceremony

Thunderbird Graduation - GraduateDate: Friday, May 8, 2015
Time: 10:00 a.m. (doors open at 9:00 a.m)
Location: Thunderbird Events Center, Thunderbird School of Global Management
Programs graduating: Full-time MBA, Dual Degrees, Post MBA, Global MBA Online, MA, MS, Online Dual Degree with Indiana University
Guests: Open to all students, friends, family and Thunderbird Community with a valid ticket.  


Invitations

Download official fall 2015 Commencement invitation.

Tickets

Thunderbird Commencement is a ticketed event. Please contact your graduate to request tickets. If you are a non-graduating student, please contact a graduating student to request tickets. If you are a guest requesting tickets, please contact the Institutional Events Office at +1 602 978-7330.

Registration

After February 24, graduating students, please confirm your plans to attend commencement and request your tickets at http://graduate.marchingorder.com. Choose “Please click here to register” to register using your Thunderbird-issued email address, then follow the instructions that are sent to you by email. Note: The deadline to register is April 24, 2015, 11:59 p.m. If you do not complete the survey by this date, your information will not be included in the ceremony and tickets will not be sent to your guests. Tickets are not available at the door.

Safety & security

To ensure everyone’s safety, Thunderbird’s security staff will be performing bag checks at each main entrance. All bags are subject to search. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Live viewing
Can’t make it to campus for commencement? Watch the ceremony live! (The link will activate 15 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony at 9:45 a.m. MST.)

Flowers
Celebrate your graduate’s accomplishment with flowers. Floral arrangements are available for sale prior to the start of commencement ceremonies - or you can order a custom arrangement in advance from www.designsbyjeremiah.net.  

Future commencement information

Commencement date

Programs graduating

Time

Location

Spring 2015
May 8, 2015

Full-time MBA, Dual Degrees, Post MBA, Global MBA Online, Executive MBA (US and Europe), MA, MS

10:00 a.m.

Thunderbird Event Center

Summer 2015
Aug. 20, 2015

Full-time MBA, Dual Degrees, Post MBA, Global MBA Online, MA, MS

4:00 p.m.

Thunderbird Event Center

Fall 2015
TBD

Full-time MBA, Dual Degrees, Post MBA, Global MBA Online, MA, MS, Online Dual Degree with Indiana University and SABIC

TBD

TBD