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Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement

Due to the ongoing challenge of COVID-19, the May 2020 Spring Commencement ceremonies will be conducted online. Please join us for an online commencement celebration on Saturday, May 9 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. We encourage you and your family to watch this modified commencement ceremony, celebrating the Spring 2020 graduates. The commencement celebration will be streamed on our Spring 2020 page.

Special ceremonies for the Class of 2020 will be held Friday, December 11 through Sunday, December 13, 2020. Ceremony details will be communicated to graduates as soon as possible.

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Noted Scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. to Deliver 2020 Commencement Address

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For more information on the status of commencement and other university events during the COVID-19 pandemic, see the COVID-19 FAQ page.