Fall Commencement

Fall commencement was held Nov. 23 at the Savannah Civic Center.

Congratulations, Class of 2013



Application deadlines

Spring 2014
March 28, 2014

Summer 2014
June 27, 2014

Ticket swap

Join the SCAD commencement Facebook event to connect with fellow graduating students if you are looking to secure additional tickets or if you have extra tickets to share.



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SCAD Savannah
Spring Commencement 2014 for SCAD Savannah is set for Saturday, May 31, at the Savannah Civic Center's Martin Luther King Jr. Arena. The Presidential Conferment of Degrees Ceremony begins at 9 a.m., followed by two ceremonies in the afternoon:

Presentation of Degrees Ceremony 1 begins at 1 p.m.

  • School of Communication Arts
  • School of Design
  • School of Fashion
  • School of Fine Arts

Presentation of Degrees Ceremony 2 begins at 4 p.m.

  • School of Building Arts
  • School of Digital Media
  • School of Entertainment Arts
  • School of Liberal Arts

SCAD Atlanta
Spring Commencement 2014 for SCAD Atlanta will take place at 6 p.m., Saturday, May 31, at the Georgia World Congress Center's Georgia Ballroom.

SCAD eLearning
SCAD eLearning graduates may participate in the ceremony at either location.

Additional information

Students are eligible to participate in the Spring Commencement 2014 if all degree requirements will be completed between fall quarter 2013 and spring quarter 2014 and an application to graduate is submitted.

Visit the graduation blog for more information.

Guest speakers

At each commencement, a distinguished guest shares insight and wisdom with new alumni. Speakers in recent years include actors James Cromwell, Whoopi Goldberg and Glenn Close; Vogue contributing editor and Russian editor for Numero André Leon Talley; Metropolitan Museum of Art Director Philippe de Montebello; playwright Edward Albee; movie critic Joel Siegel; and world-renowned architect Moshe Safdie.

How to apply: A step closer to graduation

All SCAD students must apply for graduation two quarters prior to the quarter in which they expect to graduate even if they do not plan to participate in the commencement ceremony.

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Career and alumni success

As the University for Creative Careers, SCAD is dedicated to helping students and alumni succeed in their chosen fields. The office of career and alumni success helps you find internships, provides you with job search assistance, and offers extensive resources to match you with your dream job.

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