Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

The Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony begins at 8:00 pm on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the AUB Green Field in the presence of the undergraduate candidates, class of 2018-19; dignitaries and special guests; and faculty members.​

Parents of graduating students will be asked to head to the Green Field starting at 7:00 pm. 

Seating during the main commencement ceremony will be provided on a first come, first served basis.

The program for the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony is as follows:


Commencement Processional

Lebanese National Anthem​

Welcoming Address - Fadlo R. Khuri, President

Student Speaker: Arman Khederlarian 

Commencement Address – Speaker: Reeta Roy  

Musical interlude

Presentation of Candidates for Degrees

Faculty of Arts and Sciences - Nadia Maria El Cheikh, Dean

Faculty of Medicine - Mohamed Sayegh, Dean

Rafic Hariri School of Nursing - Huda Abu-Saad Huijer, Founding Dean​

Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture - Alan Shihadeh, Dean

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences - Rabi Hassan Mohtar, Dean

Faculty of Health Sciences - Iman Nuwayhid, Dean

Suliman S. Olayan School of Business - Steve Harvey, Dean


Alma Mater - AUB Choir

Commencement Recessional


At the end of the ceremony, members of the audience are requested to rise as the Alma Mater is being played, and to remain standing until after the Recessional


A special performance will follow the main ceremony.

For more information, please contact the Events Unit at the Office of University Advancement | Advancement Services, tel. 01-350 000, ext.: 2685 or e-mail: commencement@aub.edu.lb​