Pinning, Hooding, Recognition and Commencement

Congratulations to our 2021 Graduates!

Congratulations on your graduation from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Nursing!  In order to keep our graduates and their guests informed, this Web site will contain all information relevant to all of our nursing graduates.   The College graduates students every semester; however, all summer, fall, and spring graduates participate in the College’s Pinning, Hooding and Recognition Ceremony and the University-wide Commencement Ceremony in the Spring.

UAMS College of Nursing Pinning, Hooding and Recognition Virtual Ceremony


The Hooding and Recognition Ceremony for graduate nursing students will begin at 9:00 am.


The Pinning and Recognition Ceremony for BSN students will begin at 11:00 am.

We are so proud of all you have accomplished over the last few years and look forward to celebrating the important milestone in your career!

***All ceremonies will be via Zoom with concurrent video streaming of the ceremonies.

The ceremony can be viewed via UAMS College of Nursing Facebook and website.

For questions, please contact the College of Nursing Student Services Office at (501)686-5224 or