There's still two more days of graduation ceremonies and celebration left at California State University, Long Beach. 

All ceremonies will take place on the Intramural Field on the lower campus (next to the baseball and track field).

Here's what attendees need to know.

Wednesday, May 23

Liberal Arts, 9 a.m.

In the first ceremony of the day, graduates will be recognized from the following Liberal Arts Colleges: Asian and Asian American Studies, American Indian Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Communication Studies, Economics, Global Logistics, History, International Studies, Jewish Studies, Linguistics, Political Science, Sociology, Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies.

Liberal Arts, 2 p.m.

A second Liberal Arts ceremony will take place today, Wednesday, at 2 p.m.

Graduates include Africana Studies, Chicano and Latino Studies, Comparative World Literature and Classics, English, Environmental Science and Policy, Geography, Human Development, Journalism and Public Relations, Liberal Arts, Philosophy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures.

Thursday, May 24

College Health and Human Services, 9 a.m.

The first ceremony takes place at 9 a.m. today, for Health and Human Services graduates at the commencement site located at the Intramural Field.

Graduates from the Health and Human Services college include: Criminology, Criminal Justice and Emergency Management, Family & Consumer Sciences, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Nursing and Speech-Language Pathology.

College Health and Human Services, 1 p.m.

A second ceremony for the Health and Human Services college will take place at 2 p.m., today, honoring students graduating with Health Care Administration, Health Science, Kinesiology, Physical Therapy, Public Policy and Administration, Social Work degrees.

Friday, May 25

College of Business Administration, 9 a.m.

The last day of CSULB graduation ceremonies will begin with graduates from the College of Business Administration at 9 a.m.

Graduates walking across the stage will be acknowledged for completing CSULB courses in Accountancy, Finance, Information Systems, International Business, Management and Human Resources Management and Marketing.

College Of The Arts, 2 p.m.

Concluding graduation week will be the ceremony for CSULB's College of the Arts.

Graduates at this ceremony will be recognized for completing required courses at CSULB's School of Art, Department of Dance, Department of Design, Department of Film &and Electronic Arts, Bob Cole Conservatory of Music and the Department of Theatre Arts.

Web Streaming

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CSULB President Jane Close Conoley shakes one of more than 10,000 hands at a 2017 graduation ceremony.

Ceremonies will be broadcast live in a designated room at the Walter Pyramid. The public is welcome to watch the live stream at the Pyramid on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

The live stream also will be on YouTube and accessible from anywhere. Go to and search "Beach TV CSULB" to see a list of upcoming live streams.


Each person attending the ceremony is required to have a ticket upon entry, including children.


Free parking will be available at all parking structures on campus. However, lots on the upper campus labeled for faculty and staff will remain reserved for employees only.

General lots include lots G1, G2, G3, G5, G6, G7, G8, G9, G10, G11, G13 and G14. Available parking structures include the Pyramid, Palo Verde South and Palo Verde North.

For the elderly and disabled with a handicapped placard, parking in lots G12 and G11 are available.

For more information, go to Go Beach!

Stephanie Stutzman can be reached at

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