Graduation and convocation

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Spring 2021 Graduation Celebrations and Ceremonies

Graduating students: we are proud of you, and we look forward to celebrating this important milestone with you and your guests!

On Friday, May 7 the LAS Bachelor’s Cyclone Graduation Celebration program and video will be uploaded on this webpage.

Details about the LAS Cyclone Graduation Celebration for graduates and guests can be found at:

Please visit Iowa State University’s Graduation and Commencement website at for more information on the following events:

  • Master’s Cyclone Graduation Celebration
    11 a.m. Friday, May 7, 2021
    Jack Trice Stadium, Cardinal Stage (East side of Jack Trice Stadium)
  • D.V.M. Commencement Ceremony
    3 p.m. Friday, May 7, 2021
    Hilton Coliseum
  • Ph.D. Commencement Ceremony
    7 p.m. Friday, May 7, 2021
    Hilton Coliseum
  • Bachelor’s Cyclone Graduation Celebration
    3 p.m. Saturday, May 8, 2021
    Jack Trice Stadium, Cardinal Stage (East side of Jack Trice Stadium)

All celebrations and ceremonies will be live streamed and available on to view at a later date.

Questions? Click here for answers to frequently asked questions about the Spring 2021 celebrations and ceremonies. Additional questions should be directed to the Graduation Office, 515-294-1840,

Follow along as we celebrate LAS graduates on social media:

2021 Spring Program
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LAS Spring 2021 Career Outcomes Survey
Recent Updates:

  • On March 1, President Wintersteen made the announcement that it is Iowa State University’s intention to hold modified in-person Spring 2021 Commencement celebrations for the Bachelor’s, Master’s, Ph.D. and DVM graduating classes. President Wintersteen’s announcement can be viewed here.