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Commencement

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Congratulations, Class of 2020!

This is a huge accomplishment for you, and we look forward to celebrating all you've achieved at Commencement. We will be hosting seven ceremonies during two weekends in May 2020 for graduates of our more than 100 undergraduate, graduate, law and medicine programs.

On this site, you will find information about your Commencement ceremony date and tickets. As the event gets closer, we will continue to update you here with more details on everything you need to know to plan for this exciting event.

Students who will graduate at ceremonies requiring tickets will be emailed information in the Spring 2020 semester.

School of Medicine Commencement

A medical student receives her Commencement hood.

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine Commencement

Friday, May 8

The ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. at the People’s United Center. No tickets are required.

Graduate Commencement

A graduating student holds up her diploma folder and smiles

Graduate Commencement

Saturday, May 9

The ceremonies will be held at the People’s United Center. 

  • 9 a.m. – School of Business, School of Communications, School of Education, School of Engineering (5 tickets per graduate) 
  • 1 p.m. – College of Arts and Sciences, School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing (5 tickets per graduate)

School of Law Commencement

A law graduate laughs as a faculty member puts on her ceremonial hood.

School of Law Commencement

Saturday, May 9

The ceremony will be held at 5 p.m. at the People’s United Center. No tickets are required.