UMUC to host 4 commencement ceremonies in Pacific
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The University of Maryland University College Asia will hold its 55th commencement ceremony at the New Sanno Hotel in Tokyo on April 16, the university said in a news release Thursday.
U.S. Ambassador to Japan John Roos will be a guest speaker at the event, which begins at 4 p.m. and will include 80 graduates.
The commencement in Tokyo is the first of four ceremonies scheduled in the region. UMUC will also hold commencements April 23 on Okinawa, April 30 in Seoul, and May 21 on Guam.
The university said it will award approximately 710 degrees this year.