Fall commencement is Dec. 14 

December 3, 2019 – Fall commencement at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls is Saturday, Dec. 14, at 1 p.m. in the Robert P. Knowles Field House in the Falcon Center. A total of 315 bachelor's and master's degree candidates have applied for graduation.

A commencement concert by the River Falls Brass will begin at 12:30 p.m. followed by recognition of the 2019 UW-River Falls Distinguished Teacher, Management Professor Claire McCarty.

Chancellor Dean Van Galen will confer degrees. Presenting candidates for degrees are College of Arts and Sciences Dean Dean Yohnk; College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences Dean Dale Gallenberg; College of Business and Economics Interim Dean Marina Onken; College of Education and Professional Studies Dean Michael Harris; and Associate Provost Wes Chapin.

For more information, call the Registrar's Office at 715-425-3342 or visit

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