Commencement for the Class of 2020

Commencement for the Class of 2020

After a two-year delay due to the global pandemic, the Class of 2020 will make a joyous return to College Hill for a highly anticipated celebration in person.

May 27-29, 2022

The Class of 2020 will return to campus to celebrate their Commencement over Memorial Day weekend, May 27-29, 2022. Graduates are invited to participate in a dedicated Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 28. The undergraduate ceremony will include senior orations from members of the Class of 2020.

The weekend celebration will feature many cherished Commencement and Reunion Weekend traditions, including the Campus Dance on Friday, May 27; a procession through the Van Wickle Gates to the Commencement ceremony, followed by an evening undergraduate class celebration on Saturday, May 28; and the opportunity for the undergraduate Class of 2020 to join alumni who have returned for Reunion in a full procession through the gates on Sunday, May 29. Please review the frequently asked questions page to learn more and continue to check this website for additional information. 

The University looks forward to welcoming you back to campus in May 2022!


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