Kansas University School of Education graduates Jennifer Hein, top, Topeka, and Kent Spitz, Champaign, Ill., are in top form as they enter Memorial Stadium during commencement. Hein and Spitz, who were members of KU's Spirit Squad, joined more than 4,000 students who received degrees Sunday.
Thousands of Kansas University graduates walk down Campanile Hill during Sunday's commencement.
Kansas University graduate Ryan Hemphill proudly displays a sign admitting it took him a decade to graduate. Hemphill is a philosophy major from Kansas City, Kan.
KU School of Medicine graduates soak themselves in champagne as they are recognized during commencement. Jen Bacani, left, Fredonia, and Jen McAllaster, Lyons, were two graduates who took part in the celebration Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Students from KU's School of Medicine congratulate their fellow graduates during commencement.
David Ochon, left, and Brian Luke, center, walk through the Campanile, celebrating their graduation from KU.
Hayden Geis, Dodge City, who graduated with a degree in geography, dons a shoe stuffed with flowers.
KU graduate Candice Rukes, a journalism major from Overbrook, sports a butterfly mask and feather boa.
A KU graduate shows her school spirit at Sunday's commencement.
Plastic army figures adorn the cap of a graduating KU student.
KU graduate Greg Meyer dressed as Spider-Man underneath his cap and gown.
Balloons hover atop the caps of Kansas University graduates as they make their way into Memorial Stadium where they are greeted by deans, department heads and professors during commencement on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University graduates funnel into Memorial Stadium where they are greeted by a line of deans, department heada and professors during commencement.
From left, Jonathan Andrews, son Elijah, 15-months old, wife Sira, and aunt Kadiatou Soumare, celebrated Sira's graduation from Kansas University on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University graduate Sira Andrews, from Mali, earned her degree in accounting at commencement on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Balloons hover above Kansas University graduates as they wait for the start of commencement on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University graduates Chris Patterson is carried by Brandon Lundgren into the field of Memorial Stadium during commencement.
Kansas University Chancellor Robert Hemenway delivers the commencement speech to graduates on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University graduates walk down Campanile Hill passing by friends and family during commencement on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University graduate Danny Ross roots for Chancellor Robert Hemenway as he sings through part of his commencement speech. Hemenway's singing was well received by the students on Sunday.
Kansas University School of Medicine students throw their arms up in celebration as commencement comes to a close on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Debbie Pepple, Lawrence, puts on a sign made by her daughter before she walks down the hill at Kansas University's commencement on Sunday afternoon. "I started college at the University of Missouri in 1969 but moved several times. I have taken classes at three different universities and two different junior colleges and finally finished my degree at the University of Kansas 37 years later," Pepple said.
School of Education students let go of balloons celebrating their graduation from college. Kansas University commencement took place on Sunday at Memorial Stadium.
Jenni Taylor, Amy Poland, Annie Paglusch,Melissa Smith and Teresa Petrie celebrate their graduation from the University of Kansas.