Rainbow Graduation

The University of Iowa Rainbow Graduation 2019

Since its inception in May of 2000, Rainbow Graduation has celebrated the achievements of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students, as well as their accomplices. This annual event honors both undergraduate and graduate/professional students who graduate in the Fall or Spring semester. Rainbow Graduation features UI faculty, staff, students, and community members, and is followed by a reception.

The 2019 Rainbow Graduation will be held on Tuesday, May 7th, 2019, at 6 pm in the Old Capitol. Registration is required for graduating students, and encouraged for guests. 

Register now at bit.ly/RainbowGraduation2019
The deadline for registration is Tuesday, April 23, 2019.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Emma Welch in advance at emma-welch@uiowa.edu or 319-335-2305.



Tuesday, April 23, 2019


Graduate Student
Undergraduate Student

How to Apply

Register now at bit.ly/RainbowGraduation2019

If you have any questions, please contact Emma Welch, Coordinator of the Pride Alliance Center, at emma-welch@uiowa.edu.