News & Events

Department Graduation 2019

The William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics will celebrate the class of 2019 on the evening of Saturday, 15 June 2019.


A&A Department Graduation 2019
Museum of Flight
Saturday, 15 June 2019
6:00 pm

Keynote Speaker
Dr. S. Rao Varanasi (PhD, '68)
2019 Distinguished Alumnus



Who can Participate: All students completing their degree (BSAAE, MSAA, MAE, and PhD) Autumn 2018 through Summer 2019, are eligible and encouraged to participate in the ceremony.


Cap & Gown:


RSVP & Ticketing for A&A Department Celebration:

  • Participating students must RSVP by Thursday, 25 April 2019.
    • Guest tickets cannot be quaranteed for late RSVPs
  • RSVP via Brown Paper Tickets
    • Your password is your seven-digit Student ID Number

  • Students should submit a single request for their total number of desired guest tickets with their RSVP. (Guest tickets cannot be quaranteed for late RSVPs.)
    • Participating students will be guaranteed four (4) guest tickets. If you request fewer than four tickets, your "unused" tickets will be allocated to fellow students who requested additional tickets.
    • Requests for additional tickets will be filled based on available seats after initial guarantees have been honored. The process will be based on giving one additional ticket at a time -- 5th ticket to everyone who asked, then a 6th, etc. 
    • All ticketing will be processed after the RSVP deadline.
    • Students will be notifed of their final ticket allocation by early May.
    • Tickets will be available for pick up in the main office (GUG 211) in the first week of June.

"Big Commencement": The main University of Washington Commencement ceremony will also be held on Saturday, 15 June 2019, at Husky Stadium.