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Hotel for UCF Spring Graduation & Commencement

Come celebrate the graduating Knight in your circle at the University of Central Florida’s 2023 Spring Commencement, and call the most utterly convenient upscale accommodations home for the occasion here at The Celeste Hotel!

We’re the only luxury hotel directly on the UCF campus in East Orlando, making The Celeste the perfect choice for out-of-town attendees.

The 2023 Spring Commencement Ceremonies at the University of Central Florida

This year’s Spring Commencement ceremonies at UCF take place on Friday, May 5th and Saturday, May 6th at the Addition Financial Arena, within easy strolling distance of the boutique guest rooms and suites we offer here at The Celeste Hotel.

On Friday, the Morning Ceremony (9 AM) will see graduates of the College of Business Administration and the College of Undergraduate Studies walk the stage. The Afternoon Ceremony, focused on the College of Health Professions & Sciences and the College of Medicine, kicks off at 2 PM.

Friday’s Evening Ceremony, beginning at 7 PM, includes the Nicholson School of Communication & Media, the School of Politics, Security & International Affairs, and the Rosen College of Hospitality Management.

Saturday’s Morning Ceremony is for the College of Community Innovation & Education and the College of Nursing. The College of Engineering & Computer Sciences, the College of Graduate Studies, and the College of Optics & Photonics take center stage during the Afternoon Ceremony. Finally, graduates of the College of Sciences (except those who walked Friday night) and the College of Humanities close things out for the Evening Ceremony.

Celebrate Your Grad at Aurora

What better place to celebrate your UCF Knight’s big achievement than with a celebratory meal at our on-site restaurant Aurora here at The Celeste Hotel? The creative, high-caliber New American Cuisine served up at Aurora, overseen by Executive Chef Mike Trudnak, will be a crowd-pleasing cap to an amazing—and downright unforgettable—day.

Book Your Tribute Portfolio Room or Suite at The Celeste Hotel Today for Spring 2023 Graduation at the University of Central Florida

A luxurious room or suite here at The Celeste Hotel puts you just a hop, skip, and a jump from the onstage action at the Addition Financial Arena for UCF’s Spring 2023 Commencement. Our luxury hotel on the UCF campus lies just a short trip away from the Orlando International Airport.

Now’s definitely the time to lock down your Tribute Portfolio accommodations for the big day, though, as they’ll be filling up quickly!