The faculty and staff of the Chávez Department of Chicana/o and Central American Studies are looking forward to sharing this wonderful occasion with you.

The Department Ceremony will be held on Saturday, June 17th, 2023 in the UCLA Covel Commons, Grand Horizon room.

The doors will open at 9:00am and the ceremony will begin from 10:00am to 12:00pm. 

For more details, please see our 2022 Commencement Flyer.

  • Declare your Degree Expected Term via  MyUCLA.
  • Set up an appointment with Ellie Hernandez to make sure you’ve completed all your requirements. 
  • Refer to the College Commencement Website for general information, timeline and key dates.
  • Check announcements posted to MyUCLA.
  • Attend one of the graduation workshops offered through the College.  To view the workshop schedule, visit MyUCLA and click on the “services” button at the top of the page.
  • Complete the “College Senior Survey” available on your MyUCLA.
  • Order your cap, gown, and tassel from Graduation Etc. 

E-mail Ellie Hernandez if you have any questions.

For more questions please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.