The university announced in April that it will no longer hold winter commencement ceremonies starting next semester.
Kinney is a University of Maryland alumni and former Diamondback staffer.
Some students are still waiting, even though they placed orders before the deadline.
Seniors recall the memories and hardships from their final year in college.
The university has confirmed the presence of a coronavirus variant in the campus community.
Three of the four graduation options are in-person.