University of Arkansas Sees Record Number of Graduates


A record number of graduates are expected to walk across the stage in May, according to the University of Arkansas.

More than 4,200 students are expected to partake in commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 13, Saturday, May 14 and Saturday, May 21.

Graduations will be held at Bud Walton Arena and Barnhill Arena.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is the only commencement ceremony to be held on Friday, May 13 at 3 p.m. 

Six ceremonies, including the Walton College of Business, will be held on Saturday, May 14. The School of Law will hold its commencement schedule on Saturday, May 21. 

The University also expects a record number of friends and families to attend to ceremonies.

Free parking for graduation is available in any unrestricted parking lots on campus. 

Reserved seating is available for people with mobility impairments at all commencement locations.

For full commencement schedule and locations, click here.

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