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QCNR Graduation 2024

Graduation Events

Students graduating Summer/Fall 2023 or Spring 2024 are invited to participate in the 2024 ceremonies, which include the university commencement and the QCNR convocation. The commencement ceremony will include the traditional walk from the Quad to the Spectrum and subsequent program that includes all colleges. The college convocation, later that day, will include a reading of names of each student and a personal recognition. At convocation you will also receive a diploma cover and a professional photo.


All students wanting to participate in May 2024 events must submit an application by February 28, 2024 to the USU Registrar's Graduation page.

Caps and Gowns

Participants in ceremonies should wear authorized caps and gowns. Commencement apparel is available for purchase at the Graduation Fair in Logan, February 27-28, or on online from the USU Campus Store. Please contact us if it is a hardship for you to purchase a cap and gown.

University Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, May 2, 2024, 9-11 a.m.
Dee Glen Smith Spectrum
900 East 900 North, Logan, UT

Graduates who wish to participate in the processional on the Logan campus should line be lined up on the Quad by 7:50 a.m. and will proceed to the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum at 8:15 a.m. The program will include the awarding of honorary degrees, announcement of university-wide faculty awards, and commencement speeches.

QCNR Convocation Ceremony
Thursday, May 2, 2024, 12-1:30 p.m.
Daines Concert Hall
600 North 1150 East Logan, UT

All graduating students (both undergraduates and graduate students) should have filled out an RSVP. Please watch your USU email for information. 

  • Processional Line Up: All graduating QCNR students (including BS, MNR, MoER, MS, and PhD) should meet in the Visual Fine Arts building in the Impact Commons area by 11:30 am in regalia (on the second floor of the Chase Fine Arts Center, directly south of the Tippetts & Eccles Galleries).
  • The QCNR Convocation will begin at noon in the Newel and Jean Daines Concert Hall on the USU Logan campus.
  • Graduate names will be read and you will walk on stage to receive your diploma cover. Candidates for master's and doctoral degrees will also be recognized individually in a hooding ceremony.
  • After the event, QCNR will host a social for graduates and guests in the NR atrium and patio area from 1:30-3 pm. Aggie Ice Cream and appetizers will be available.

Statewide Ceremonies
Graduating students may choose to attend a commencement event at any USU campus across the state. See Statewide Campus Graduation for more details and instructions about participation. 

Live Stream Links

The university commencement and all college ceremonies will also be broadcast via AggieCast for graduates and guests wishing to participate virtually.  See USU Commencement for more information about attending virtually.


The university parking terraces will be open to students and their guests. For more specific details and a map, visit the links to event locations above.

Aggie Alerts

We recommend visitors download the Aggie Safe App for push notifications in the case of any change of plans due to inclement weather.

Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities

For information on sign language interpreting, accessible parking, and wheelchair access, contact the Disability Resource Center at (435) 797-2444  or via email at

If you have questions about graduation, please contact:



View galleries of USU's Commencement festivities and download complimentary photos of the day's memorable moments. If you can't find your photos, contact the QCNR Communication's office ( or for the full album.

QCNR Photo Album 2024   USU Photo Album 2024