The University of Central Arkansas hosted December 2013 commencement Dec. 14 in the Farris Health and Physical Wellness Center.

University officials conferred 537 undergraduate degrees and 170 graduate degrees during two ceremonies.

Included from Van Buren were Alec Coomer, Brooklyn Cousins and Pharis Graham, who received bachelor’s of science degrees, and Richard Darden and Jay McAllister, who were awarded bachelor’s of arts degrees.