UMGC Asia Commencement - Guam

Welcome to the UMGC Asia 2020 Commencement in Guam - May 9, 2020

Each year UMGC Asia celebrates the accomplishments of our graduates and graduate candidates with four commencement ceremonies in the spring. This year's Guam ceremony will be held at the Hyatt Regency Guam at 11:00am on May 9, 2020.


Students who have graduated in the Summer, Fall, or Winter (MBA only) of the previous year with an associate's degree or higher are automatically eligible for attending this year's commencement. An example of this would be students who graduated in Summer 2019, Fall 2019, or Winter 2020 (MBA only) are automatically invited to the Spring 2020 commencement ceremonies.

Students who are graduate candidates for the Spring 2020 Term (meaning they have applied for graduation in their MyUMGC by the February 15th deadline) are also eligible to participate in commencement. If your completion date does not fall within the aforementioned terms, please contact commencement-asia@umuc.eduRSVP e-mails will be sent to all eligible graduates and will include direct links to the RSVP pages. If you think that you are eligible for commencement but have not received an email from UMGC Asia inviting you to RSVP by March 1, 2020 please contact your local academic advisor or our commencement team.

You can order you commencement regalia through Oak Hall - Please order your regalia at least 3-4 weeks before your ceremony to allow time for shipping. If you would like to order commencement invitations, you can order official UMGC Asia invitations at: When you enter the ordering portal, you'll see that students need to select "state," "school," and “month” of ceremony to get started. Please choose "Maryland" as the state, "University of Maryland Global Campus Asia" as the school and "May" as the month of the ceremony. Then click on "Get Started."


Information on graduation checklists can be found here: Certificates, Diplomas, and Graduation

Please click the following link for a printable step by step graduation process guide: UMGC Asia Graduation Checklist

Ceremony Location:

This year's ceremony and the congratulatory graduate reception will be held at the Hyatt Regency Guam. Please visit the following link in order to RSVP for the Guam ceremony: RSVP here.

If you are planning to stay in a hotel in or around the area where commencement will be held, please see the Google Map link for assistance with where the actual ceremony will take place:

Schedule of Events:

Please review the documents below for more detailed information on the Guam ceremony:

Schedule of Events - Guam

If you have any questions regarding the Guam Commencement Ceremony, or the other UMGC Asia Commencements (Okinawa, Seoul, or Tokyo), please e-mail our commencement team.