Weather forces KU, UMKC shift commencement ceremonies

University of Kansas (KU)
University of Kansas (KU)(KWCH)
Published: May. 14, 2022 at 7:11 PM CDT
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LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) -- Because of the potential for severe weather on Sunday morning, two area universities are shifting their graduation ceremonies.

Originally scheduled for 10:30 a.m., the University of Kansas’ ceremony in Lawrence will now be held at 2:30 p.m.

Graduates are encouraged to gather on Memorial Drive prior to the start of the ceremony.

UMKC announced on Saturday evening that their ceremonies will be held at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Both will be at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City.