CTAHR | Academics | Convocation


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WHEN: Saturday, May 4, 2024

WHERE: Campus Center Ballroom

TIME: 10:00 am - CTAHR Convocation

      • Welcome Slide Show
      • Dean's Remarks
      • CTAHR Student Marshals
        • Cecili Rivera, B.S. in Dietetics 
        • Mia Horn, B.S. in Food Science and Human Nutrition 
        • Brylin Nelson, M.S. in Tropical Plant and Soil Sciences
      • Recognition of Honors Society Members
      • Alumni Association Introduction
      • Presentation of Graduates
      • Mahalo & Photographs
      • Light Pupus & Refreshments


Why should I attend this convocation?

This is a great opportunity to be recognized for your achievements in an intimate setting.

What is the difference between CTAHR's Graduation Convocation and the University's Commencement Ceremony?

CTAHR's Graduation Convocation is an intimate graduation ceremony just for students in this College. It will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2024, at 10:00 am HST at the Campus Center Ballroom. Graduating students have received an email with a link to register for the CTAHR Convocation by April 26, 2024.

The University's Commencement Ceremony includes students from across the UH Manoa campus. The ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 11, 2024, at 9:00 am HST at the SimpliFi Arena in the Stan Sheriff Center.

You must register to participate in the University's Commencement Ceremony at the following website: https://manoa.hawaii.edu/commencement/.

What should my family and friends wear?

There is no suggested attire for your family and friends. They can wear whatever they feel most comfortable in. Generally, guests wear aloha attire.

What should I wear to the graduation convocation?

This is your opportunity to celebrate!  Feel free to wear your CTAHR Stole or other graduation attire.  

Where can I find photos of convocation?

Photos will be posted to the CTAHR Flickr Photo Album: https://www.flickr.com/photos/ctahr/albums. Please allow one week for full upload. All photos are available for free download.  

What type of refreshments are provided?

Pupus and refreshments are scheduled to be offered following the Convocation program. Additional details will be given to registered guests.

Where can my family and friends park?

There is no charge for parking on Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays. Please park in white marked stalls. Zone 13 is closest to the Campus Center Ballroom. Regulations are enforced 24/7 in Zones 8, 19, and 21. Please see the Visitors Page on UH Commuter Services for more information.

Who can I contact for more information or to ask questions about this event?

If you have any questions, comments or would like to contribute to this event, please contact CTAHR ASAO at asao1@hawaii.edu or (808) 956-6997.