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Red White and Carolina Blue Graduation

 

Congratulations to our Graduates!

The Office of the Dean of Students honored UNC's military affiliated graduates at the third annual Red, White, and Carolina Blue Graduation Ceremony on Friday, December 16, 2016. 

December 2016 Graduates in Alphabetical Order 

Joshua Ebert, Bachelor of Arts degree in Media and Journalism- United States Army
Barbara Jones, Bachelor of Arts in History- United States Marine Corps
Michael Milton, Master of Public Administration- United States Navy and Army Reserves
Tiffany Monaco, Master of Arts- United States Army
David Mossman, Bachelor of Arts in Peace, War, and Defense- United States Army 
Beth Riordan, Master of Public Administration- United States Army
Jenna Whitfield, Bachelor of Arts in Exercise and Sports Science- Army National Guard
John Wilson, Master of Public Administration- United States Army 

Semi Annual Red, White, and Carolina Blue Graduation Ceremony (RWCB)

Each year, The Office of the Dean of Students invites all military-affiliated graduates to the Red, White, and Carolina Blue Graduation where veterans, active duty service members, National Guard, Reservists, and ROTC commissionees are welcomed to participate. The program includes the presentation of colors and our National Anthem, remarks from students and administrators, and the presentation of Military Honor Cords and light refreshments are served. Dress is business casual or uniform optional (service dress/Class A).

Important Information for Graduates: Please bring your UNC OneCard, verification that you have applied for graduation, and either a copy of your DD-214 or valid military identification card to the Office of the Dean of Students in SASB North confirm your registration for this event. You must be a degree candidate to participate and must apply to graduate.

Questions, please contact Chernelle Jones at ctjones5@email.unc.edu  or by phone at 919-962-8303. 

 

Click here for pictures from previous Red, White, and Carolina Blue Graduation Ceremonies.

 

Military Honor Cords

In recognition of your military service to the United States of America, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill would like to honor your graduation by authorizing you to wear red, white, and blue honor cords to your commencement ceremony.

Eligibility: If you are graduating and are an honorably discharged U.S. veteran, are currently serving in the U.S. military (active duty, National Guard, or Reserves), or will be commissioned upon graduation, you are authorized to wear a Military Honor Cord.

This cord is provided to you at no cost by the Office of the Dean of Students. Please contact the Student Veterans Assistance Coordinator for any questions.