Summer 2014 Commencement

July 12, 2014
EnergySolutions Arena
Salt Lake City, Utah

Western Governors University held its 27th semi-annual commencement ceremony at the EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. Graduates, families, and friends unable to attend the ceremony were invited to enjoy commencement live via video stream provided here the morning of the ceremony.

WGU graduates, future graduates, and their families across the country watched commencement from homes, offices, coffee shops—and anywhere else you can think of. We want to know you’re out there! Be part of the conversation on social media—whatever network you prefer—by sharing your congrats to the grads and observations about commencement with the hashtag #WGUgrad. And follow along with us: on Facebook, on Google+, @WGU on Twitter, at @WesternGovernorsU on Instagram.

Congratulations to all of our graduates!

Speaker Segments

Ted Mitchell, U.S. Under Secretary of Education


Jenny Bascos, MSN–Leadership & Management


Bliss Knight, MBA–Management & Strategy


Kara Nelson, B.A. Special Education


Jeff Rahmlow, B.S Information Technology–Network Administration


Commencement (1 hr., 13 min.)

Undergraduate Convocation

Graduate Convocation


Following commencement’s opening ceremony, graduates in Salt Lake City relocated for the conferral of degrees in two separate ceremonies—one for graduate degrees and one for undergraduate degrees. A video listing the names of all graduates in this class, including those not walking in Salt Lake City, is also available by graduate or undergraduate status.

To view a complete list of graduates, please select a link below:

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