Welcome to CBU's Commencement website. We are excited to celebrate our graduates! Please check this site often, as it is updated when new information becomes available. You may share this website with family and friends so they have access to information regarding ceremony times, travel arrangements, guest accommodations and more. 

December 2021 Commencement Ceremonies CBU Events Center
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
School of Business
College of Architecture, Visual Arts and Design (CAVAD)
College of Engineering
College of Nursing
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences
School of Christian Ministries
College of Health Science
School of Music
School of Education
Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. Division of Online and Professional Studies


State of California Entry Requirements
The State of California issued guidance for indoor mega-events with over 1,000 people that goes into effect on December 1, 2021.

All CBU Commencement guests and participants will be required to:

  • Show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of the event (Ages 12 and older)
    • Test must be performed by a professional lab or medical provider. No home tests will be accepted.
  • Wear a mask regardless of vaccination status
  • If you are 18 years of age or older, you will need to also show a photo ID

CBU encourages all Commencement guests and participants to schedule in advance vaccinations or COVID-19 tests.

Updates will be posted as more information becomes available.

Please remember to check your Lancer Mail and this website for continued Commencement information. Please contact the Registrar if you have any questions regarding approval to graduate and participate in commencement.

Contact Us

University Commencements
(951) 552-8308

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8 AM to 5 PM