First-generation students make up nearly 50 percent of the class of 2016

UCI to host over 8,000 graduates in four-day commencement schedule

Figures offer sneak peek at circumstances behind pomp of UCI’s 50th graduation celebration

Commencement 2015: By the numbers

Figures offer sneak peek at circumstances behind pomp of UCI’s 50th graduation celebration

Commencement 2015: By the numbers

This year’s commencement for UCI’s 50th graduating class will stretch over four days in the Bren Events Center, and 7,057 Anteaters will participate. Ten school-based events will be held, featuring addresses by renowned leaders in business, technology, athletics and law.

UC Irvine announces 2015 commencement schedule

A student-produced video invitation including a challenge to “play ball” with UC Irvine’s seven-feet-six-inch center Mamadou Ndiaye, and 10,000 postcards signed by Anteaters of all stripes involved the entire campus in the effort to woo the president.

UC Irvine today confirmed that its 2014 commencement celebration will include a special, all-graduate keynote event at Angel Stadium of Anaheim followed by several smaller, school-based ceremonies on campus.

Nine commencement ceremonies will draw more than 35,000 visitors, with countless more watching over live Web stream

Figures offer sneak peek at circumstances behind pomp

Undergraduate business majors, Cal Teach grads and new traditions are highlights.