2014 Commencement

Commencement Rehearsal

USCB does not ask students to make the effort to attend a separate rehearsal for commencement. Please read the "Commencement Instructions" information and report to the Science and Technology Building by 4:30pm. Your marshal will give you additional instructions in the robing room.

Awards Ceremony

Friday, April 11, 2014 from 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Center for the Arts
Historic Beaufort campus - Beaufort, SC   


Friday, May 2, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Helen and Brantley Harvey Plaza
Hilton Head Gateway campus - Bluffton, SC                                  


Congratulations from the Chancellor

Dear Degree Candidates:

Congratulations on a lifetime milestone—completing your degree. USCB's 2014 Commencement is a special occasion in your life and a cause for celebration with your family and friends.  It is also a special time for the entire USCB community—faculty, staff, administrative leaders, alumni, and our community supporters.  We enjoy honoring our graduates and celebrating the academic life of our institution.

As we all look forward to participating in the commencement activities planned for you and your family, this website will answer many questions.  If you have further questions please email graduation@uscb.edu so our Commencement Committee can respond.

You've worked hard to reach this goal and we delight in your accomplishments.  We know from experience that you will bring distinction to your alma mater.  Nothing pleases us more than seeing our graduates serving as citizens and professionals, better equipped to contribute in communities locally and across the globe.


Jane T. Upshaw, Ph.D.