2021 Spring Commencement Ceremony


We will hold two separate ceremonies in order to safely accommodate all graduates and their guests.

9:00 am - Ceremony
Applied Business Information Technology
Dental Hygiene
Engineering Technology
Electronic and Computer Engineering Technology
Sustainable Science & Management
University Center & UH Manoa Outreach

5:00 pm - Ceremony
Administration of Justice
Automotive Technology
Business Administration
Business Technology
Construction Technology
Creative Media
Culinary Arts
Early Childhood Education
Fashion Technology
Hawaiian Studies
Hospitality and Tourism
Human Services
Liberal Arts
Natural Science
Cultural & Natural Resource Management

Please report to check-in WITH your registered guests one hour prior to your assigned commencement time.

(Participants MUST attend the ceremony assigned to, no exceptions will be made).

Click HERE for your personal graduation invitation

 MCTV Live
 Youtube Live Stream
 Facebook Live Stream (Auto-captioning available)

Also broadcast on MCTV Digital Cable Channel 354


Digital Program

For viewing on your computer or mobile device

Printable Program

To print a booklet version of the 2021 UH Maui College commencement program, please download this file, print double-sided and then fold appropriately into a 5.5″ x 8.5″ booklet.



Please remember, if you plan to participate in our on-campus commencement ceremony, please see the necessary guidelines below:

GRADUATES AND THEIR GUESTS MUST REPORT FOR CHECK-IN AT THE SAME TIME (be sure to complete guest registration form)

Register Guests Here

  • Please use the Wahine Pio entrance across from the MACC...all other entrances will be closed
    A maximum of two vehicles per graduate will be allowed
  • Report to Paina Dining Hall for further check-in instructions
    Graduates and guests will each have their own designated check-in area
  • (4) family members per graduate will be allowed to attend.
    Family members will be checked in prior to entering
  • All graduates must participate in official regalia. The use of Kihei over regalia will be permitted.
    Improperly dressed graduates will be turned away
  • Graduates must attend the ceremony they have been assigned to
    Each ceremony will be tailored to its graduates, switching assigned times is not be allowed
  • Poper face coverings MUST be worn at all times
    Masks may only be removed when taking your picture on stage
  • Proper social distancing precautions MUST be adhered to at all times!
    Please follow all posted and verbal instructions and instruct your guests to remain within your family intermingling will be allowed.
  • Several Picture-taking stations will be provided under the solar parking structures after the ceremony has completed. 
    Absolutely no lei giving will be allowed until after the ceremony and at the designated picture taking areas.
For Questions or More Information, Please Contact…
UH Maui College Graduates UH Distance Program Graduates
Albert Paschoal
Director of Student Life
Phone: (808) 984-3434
University Center
Phone: (808) 984-3523



Don’t forget Regalia is the UH Maui Bookstore in person or online at

Black Graduation Gown Set ($44.95)
Black Graduation Gown Set - Includes gown sized to height, cap & University of Hawaii-Maui College tassel with current year signet.

Custom Black Graduation Gown Set ($44.95)
Custom Black Graduation Gown Set - Includes a more loose-fitting gown sized to height, cap & University of Hawaii - Maui College Tassel with current year signet.

Ala Carte items:

University of Hawaii - Maui College Tassel  ($8.95)
Only order this in addition to the "Black Graduation Gown Set" if you wish to have an additional tassel

Black Graduation Cap Surefit - one size fits most  ($14.95)
Black Graduation Cap with elastic fitting - one size fits most. Select this item only if you would like a Cap.

You have 2 options to purchase your Regalia:

Option 1: Stop by the Bookstore Monday - Thursday from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. You are required to wear a face covering and practice social distancing at all times while in the Bookstore.

Option 2: Place your order via the UHMC Bookstore's website at:

Orders are usually processed within 1-2 business days from an order being placed.

Students who select the "Pick Up at Store" option will receive an email from the bookstore when the order has been processed and is ready for pickup. Instructions on how to pick up the order will be included in the email.

Students who select "UPS (Hawaii)" will receive an email from the bookstore that will include a tracking number, from UPS, once the order has been processed.

The bookstore utilizes United Parcel Service (UPS) for shipping orders so students will need to provide a street address for their order to be delivered to as UPS cannot deliver to a PO Box or military APO address.

The last day for students to select the "UPS (Hawaii)" option will be MONDAY MAY 31, 2021. Students who place an order with the "UPS (Hawaii)" option AFTER this date may not receive their order in time.

All orders with the "Pick UP at Store"option will need to be picked up no later than THURSDAY JUNE 3, 2021 by 2:00 pm.

**Please note that all Graduation Merchandise are sold on a first come first served basis and are not eligible for refunds/exchanges.**



We are officially two weeks away from Graduation…CONGRATULATIONS!

Here is the much-anticipated update on picture taking:

  • Nagamine Photos will be on-site and stage-side during the ceremony to capture that special moment you receive your diploma!  Individual portraits can be scheduled with Nagamine Photos for a separate time.
  • Individual photo stations will be provided AFTER the ceremony in the Wahine Pi’o parking lot under the solar parking structures.

Please follow all posted and verbal instructions and remind your guests to remain within your family intermingling will be allowed.  Absolutely no lei giving will be allowed until at designated picture taking areas.


The safety of our students and staff are of the utmost of importance and at the forefront of all of our decisions. With that said, procedures will be utilized in a manner which adheres to all current safety precautions, including strict social distancing guidelines and the required use of approved face coverings, with the exception of when you are actively getting photographed.  

Again, congratulations on your wonderful achievement and look forward to seeing you soon!