The University of Central Oklahoma will hold two fall commencement exercises on Saturday, Dec. 13, with 1,141 students eligible to participate.

Both ceremonies will take place at UCOís Hamilton Field House.

At 10 a.m., Dec. 13, UCO will confer degrees on studentís receiving graduate and undergraduate degrees from UCOís College of Arts, Media and Design, College of Education and Professional Studies, and College of Mathematics and Science.

Then, at 2 p.m., Dec. 13, ceremonies will begin for students who are requesting degrees from UCOís College of Liberal Arts and its College of Business Administration.

Graduates and guests are encouraged to arrive early, as Hamilton Field House consistently fills to capacity during the ceremonies. Parking alongside the auditorium will be reserved only for the elderly and for those with disabilities.

For those unable to attend this yearís commencement ceremonies, UCO will offer two live webcasts of the events.

Both online streams will begin approximately ten minutes before each graduation ceremony, with the first beginning at 9:50 a.m. and the second at 1:50 p.m.

The webcast will be accessible online on UCOís homepage at www.uco.edu.

Forty-four students have applied for undergraduate degrees from the College of Arts, Media and Design this fall, as well as three students applying for graduate degrees.

The College of Education and Professional Studies has 296 of its students who have applied for their bachelorís degrees, while 88 students from that college have applied for their masterís.

The College of Mathematics and Science has received graduation applications from 125 undergraduate candidates and from 12 graduate students.

The College of Liberal Arts has received graduation applications from 212 students for bachelorís degrees, and nine from that college have applied for their masterís degree.

In the College of Business Administration, 319 students have applied for bachelorís degrees, while 33 from that college have applied for their masterís.

For more information, including a list of post-graduation receptions for each college, visit www.uco.edu/academicaffairs/commencement.htm.