a speaker at the commencement podium

UA to Hold Fall 2023 Commencement Dec. 16 

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama will hold fall commencement with two ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 16 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.  

Saturday, Dec. 16 

8:30 a.m. 
  • College of Communication and Information Sciences 
  • College of Education  
  • College of Engineering 
  • Culverhouse College of Business 
  • School of Law 
  • Capstone College of Nursing  
  • College of Arts and Sciences 
  • College of Human Environmental Sciences 
  • College of Community Health Sciences 
  • School of Social Work 

About 1,800 are expected to graduate. Each year, UA awards around 9,000 degrees and of the graduates that may be tracked since 2015, 52% remain in Alabama.  

More information, including live and recorded webcast details, an interactive campus map, parking information and fast facts about the 2023 fall class can be found on UA’s commencement website. Commencement information can be heard on UA’s radio station, 92.5 FM

The University of Alabama, part of The University of Alabama System, is the state’s flagship university. UA shapes a better world through its teaching, research and service. With a global reputation for excellence, UA provides an inclusive, forward-thinking environment and nearly 200 degree programs on a beautiful, student-centered campus. A leader in cutting-edge research, UA advances discovery, creative inquiry and knowledge through more than 30 research centers. As the state’s largest higher education institution, UA drives economic growth in Alabama and beyond.


Deidre Stalnaker, deidre.stalnaker@ua.edu