In true Worldwide fashion, graduation ceremonies are held around the globe in order to accommodate as many students as possible. Students are welcome to participate in any of the following ceremonies. Attendance to any Embry-Riddle graduation event is free. Some ceremonies may require tickets due to the ceremony location.
For Graduating Students: Visit the Campus Solutions Student Center to apply for graduation, view your graduation status, or pay your graduation application fee. Visit the Alumni Website for information on alumni benefits, giving, events and more.
A total of 869 Eagles walked the stage to receive their diplomas at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach Campus 2019 Spring Commencement on Monday, May 6, at the Ocean Center, marking the largest class in campus history.
One notable grad, Rodrigo Bustamante — who emigrated from Peru with his parents at the age of 5, enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps at 17, served as an M1A1 tank operator in Afghanistan and earned his Bachelor of Science in Spaceflight Operations — represented one of the 737 students to earn undergraduate degrees at the event. 125 Eagles received master’s degrees, 7 received Ph.Ds, and 76 ROTC students received military commissions.
Nearly 400 Embry-Riddle Worldwide students and their families from around the world attended the spring commencement ceremony May 4 in the ICI Center at the Daytona Beach Campus. Of those graduating, over half received master’s degrees.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott and Worldwide Campuses will graduate more than 400 students at the University’s Spring 2019 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 4, at 10 a.m. at the Findlay Toyota Center. This is the largest graduating class since the campus opened in 1978.
The largest ever fall graduating class at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus participated in a commencement ceremony that saw 540 students from 49 countries receive diplomas, including the largest group of doctorates ever awarded at a graduation.
The Hon. Elaine L. Chao, 18th U.S. Secretary of Transportation and Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Oct. 25 helped dedicate Embry-Riddle’s transformational new Student Union – now renamed to honor alumnus and Board of Trustees Chairman Mori Hosseini.
As part of Constitution Day on Monday, Sept. 17, a panel of top community legal experts discussed at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University the current and persistent challenges of the Fourth Amendment, which protects people from unreasonable search and seizures.
International airline pilot, author and doctoral student Karlene Petitt will serve as commencement speaker for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide’s Seattle Campus next month.
The commencement ceremony, which will include 65 undergraduate and graduate degree candidates, will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Museum of Flight, 9404 E Marginal Way South, Seattle. Representing more than 20 states, the graduating class consists of 3 active/reserve service members and 6 veterans of the United States armed forces.
A worldwide pilot shortage and new, innovative ways to enhance aviation training are key discussions this week in Daytona Beach, Fla. at the 2018 National Training Aircraft Symposium: The Changing Role of the Pilot, hosted by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
The conference features presentations and keynotes speakers from NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Transportation Safety Board, Delta Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Piedmont Airlines, the Aviation Technician Education Council, the Air Line Pilots Association and the U.S. Air Force, among others.
The Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Unit at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus hosted an awards ceremony for a WWII veteran who was formally presented with his Air Medal and three other medals after more than 70 years of service.
Receiving her third Legion of Merit, U.S. Air Force Col. Kimberley Ramos was honored for outstanding service as the retiring commander of the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 157 on Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus.
Dr. Richard “Pat” Anderson, director of the Eagle Flight Research Center at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, described efforts to shape the future of aviation, during the Lindbergh Innovation Forum at the 2018 EAA AirVenture show.
Attendees at this year’s EAA AirVenture show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin are invited to take a fascinating virtual ride with Amelia Earhart on her final flight, courtesy of aviation historian Dr. Leo F. Murphy, a professor of aeronautical science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
Murphy, a 30-year U.S. Navy veteran and an open ocean navigator who learned to fix his aircraft’s position based on the sun, moon and stars before the days of GPS, will explain what might have happened immediately before Earhart, her navigator Fred Noonan and their aircraft disappeared in the Pacific Ocean near Howland Island.