2023 Commencement Ceremonies

Welcome parents, families, and guests! This year, Cal State East Bay will host several commencement ceremonies on the Hayward campus. Please see below for specific ceremony information. This site will be continually updated with more details, please check back often.

Thursday, May 11 through Sunday, May 14, 2023

 


College of Business and Economics

The College of Business and Economics will host two ceremonies, one for undergraduate programs and one for graduate programs.

Undergraduate Programs
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Economics
Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 9:00 a.m.
University Amphitheater

Graduate Programs
Master of Business of Administration (MBA), Executive MBA for Global Innovators, Intensive MBA, Master of Business Analytics, Master of Science in Accountancy and Master of Science in Quantitative Economics
Sunday, May 14, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.
Athletics Field

 

College of Education and Allied Studies

The College of Education and Allied Studies will host ceremonies by department.


Hospitality, Recreation & Tourism and Kinesiology

Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.

Athletics Field


Educational Leadership, Educational Psychology and Teacher Education

Clear Administrative Services Credential; Ed.D in Educational Leadership; Master of Science in Counseling; Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction; Master of Science in Early Childhood Education; Master of Science in Educational Leadership; Master of Science in Educational Technology; Master of Science in eLearning; Master of Science in Reading & Literacy; Master of Science in Special Education; Multiple Subject Teaching Credential; Preliminary Administrative Services Credential; and Single Subject Teaching Credential

Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.

University Amphitheater


  

College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences

The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences will host ceremonies by department/major, please attend the ceremony below that includes your major.


Public Affairs & Administration and Social Work

Master of Public Administration; Master of Science in Healthcare Administration; and Master of Social Work

Friday, May 12, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.

Athletics Field


Anthropology, Geography & Environmental Studies, Art, English, Ethnic Studies, General Studies, Liberal Studies, Modern Languages & Literatures, Multimedia, Music, Philosophy & Religious Studies, Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences, and Theatre & Dance

Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology; Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies; Bachelor of Science in Geography; Bachelor of Fine Arts; Bachelor of Arts in Art History & Visual Studies; Bachelor of Arts in Design; Bachelor of Arts in Studio Arts; Master of Arts in Interaction & Interactive Art; Bachelor and Master of Arts in English; Master of Arts in TESOL; Bachelor of Arts in Ethnic Studies; Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies; Bachelor and Master of Arts in Music; Bachelor of Arts in French or Spanish; Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy; Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology & Audiology; and Master of Science of Speech Language Pathology 

Sunday, May 14, 2023 at 9:00 a.m.

University Amphitheater 


Communication, Criminal Justice, Human Development, and Sociology

 Bachelor and Master of Arts in Communications; Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice; Bachelor of Arts in Human Development; and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Sunday, May 14, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.

Athletics Field


 

College of Science

The College of Science will host ceremonies by department/major, please attend the ceremony below that includes your major.

Computer Science and Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering; Bachelor and Master of Science in Construction Management; Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering; and Master of Science in Engineering Management
Thursday, May 11, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.
University Amphitheater

Psychology
Friday, May 12, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.
University Amphitheater

Biological Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Earth & Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics & Biostatistics
Bachelor of Arts/Science in Biological Sciences; Master of Science in Biological Sciences; Master of Science in Marine Science; Bachelor of Arts/Science in Biochemistry; Bachelor of Arts/Science in Chemistry; Master of Science in Chemistry; Bachelor of Arts/Science in Geology; Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science; Master of Science in Environmental Geosciences; Bachelor and Master of Science in Mathematics; Bachelor of Arts/Science in Physics; Bachelor and Master of Science in Statistics; and Master of Science in Biostatistics
Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.
Athletics Field

Public Health and Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences; Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Master of Science in Nursing
Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 12:00 p.m.
University Amphitheater

 

Honors Convocation

Candidates for the baccalaureate degree may be eligible for the awarding of Latin Honors (cum laude, magna cum laude, summa cum laude) at the time of graduation if they have fulfilled the following conditions:

  1. The must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.65 of higher in all coursework and in coursework completed at Cal State East Bay.
  2. They must have completed at least 40 semester-units of coursework in residence (as defined in the University Catalog) at Cal State East Bay.

To qualify to attend the Honors Convocation ceremony, you must meet all of the above criteria assessed at the end of the Fall 2022 term.

Honors Convocation is scheduled for Saturday, April 22, 2023. All eligible graduates will receive a separate invitation along with registration instructions.