Graduation & Convocation


Last updated September 9, 2021.

CAPLA Class of 2022 Convocation

Saturday, May 14, 2022, 7-9 p.m.
Centennial Hall

More information coming soon. Convocation will be preceded by a reception.

View UArizona Commencement Details

CAPLA Convocation Showcase
Class of 2022 Graduates from Fall 2021, Spring 2022 and Summer 2022

CAPLA would like to recognize all the amazing work our graduating students have done during their time with us. The CAPLA Convocation Showcase will highlight your work and achievements during your CAPLA career. More information on how to submit your materials coming soon.

Program Graduation Receptions
All CAPLA Graduating Students are invited!

During the weeks leading up to Convocation, CAPLA faculty and staff plan to host program receptions for graduating students. Students will join their fellow graduating classmates, faculty and staff; picked up their unique CAPLA graduation gift; take photographs; and enjoy refreshments. All gatherings will be held at CAPLA in our Underwood Sonoran Garden to allow for faculty and staff to recognize our graduates in a more intimate setting.

Bachelor's Graduates

  • TBD: BS in Sustainable Built Environments
  • TBD: Bachelor of Architecture

Master's Graduates

  • TBD: Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Real Estate Development, MS in Urban Planning
  • TBD: Master of Architecture, MS in Architecture

CAPLA Class of 2020 Convocation at Homecoming

Registration Required

Sunday, November 7, 2021, 10-11:30 a.m.
Health Sciences Innovation Building*
Followed by Reception

Thanks very much for your patience while we have worked to arrange your convocation, which we’re excited to host! UArizona Homecoming well be held the weekend of November 6th, and we are hosting the following Class of 2020 graduation events in conjunction with Homecoming to celebrate and honor you:

  • CAPLA Class of 2020 Convocation
    Sunday, November 7, 2021, 10 a.m. in the new, award-winning Health Sciences Innovation Building* (1670 E. Drachman St., Tucson, AZ 85721)
  • CAPLA Class of 2020 Graduation Reception
    Sunday, November 7, 2021, 11:30 a.m. on the patio of the Health Sciences Innovation Building*

Convocation will also be livestreamed for those who cannot attend and other friends and family. Up to four guests per graduate are allowed for our in-person convocation and reception (we may be able to accommodate more guests, depending on final attendee count; please contact us if you would like more than four guests to attend).

Face masks will be required for all attendees, including faculty, staff, graduates and their guests.

Please register by October 21 to let us know if you will attend or view the livestream, as well as to provide related information for your graduation slide (whether attending or not).

In addition to your contact information, to register you will be asked to upload your personal photo for your convocation slide and, if attending the reception, you may also upload a PDF of up to six images of your student work to showcase digitally during the reception.

Students may wear graduation robes or business attire. CAPLA will provide honors cords for eligible B Arch and BS SBE graduates and stoles for all attending graduates who would like one. View information on purchasing undergraduate caps and gowns and graduate caps, gowns and hoods.

Please register by Thursday, October 21:

Register for Convocation

* Event locations eligible to change.

For additional information or assistance about CAPLA Convocation, please contact Simmons Buntin, director of marketing and communications, at