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UNC Charlotte commencement ceremonies underway this weekend

The university said it will be monitoring the weather as some storms are expected to move through the area over the weekend.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — UNC Charlotte is set to hold commencement ceremonies at Jerry Richardson Stadium beginning Friday, with three ceremonies happening over the next two days.

The university said it will be monitoring the weather as some storms are expected to move through the area over the weekend.

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In turn, the university says small, collapsable umbrellas will be allowed at the ceremonies. In addition, the university says the clear bag policy will be in effect for the stadium.

Ponchos will be passed out to the graduates. Outside food and drink are not allowed in the stadium. However, clear water bottles are.

See UNC Charlotte's full commencement schedule below: 

Friday, May 13, 9:30 a.m.

  • Belk College of Business
  • The William States Lee College of Engineering
  • College of Health and Human Services

Friday, May 13, 6:00 p.m.

  • The Graduate School
  • Doctoral, Master's and, Graduate Certificates for All Programs

Saturday, May 14, 9:30 a.m. 

  • College of Arts + Architecture
  • College of Computing and Informatics
  • Cato College of Education
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

More information is available on UNC Charlotte's commencement page here.

You can also watch the commencement ceremonies here.

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