Commencement Celebration

Art Quad

Due to lack of interest, the Department of Art & Art History has cancelled our Commencement Celebration at the Hammer Theater on Friday, May 25th. All tickets purchased thus far will be refunded.


Department of Art and Art History Commencement Reception

In celebration of Commencement, the Department of Art & Art History will host a reception in the Art Quad at 4:00pm on Thursday May 24, 2018, immediately following the College of Humanities and Arts Commencement Ceremony (see below).


College of Humanities & Arts Commencement Ceremony

The College of the Arts and Humanities Commencement Ceremony will be held at the SJSU Event Center on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 1:30pm, for all graduates of the department (both undergraduate and graduate students). Please be sure to complete the Intent to Participate Form no later than May 18th.

More information can be found in the Commencement Guide.



The department is not responsible for production and distribution of diplomas. Official diplomas are mailed 2 to 3 months after students' graduating semester from Admissions & Records office. Please contact them at (408) 283-7500.