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Commencement refers to the ceremony in which degrees or diplomas are conferred on graduating students.

This academic accomplishment is a milestone in your life, and the celebration should be equally memorable. Commencement isn't just an experience shared with peers, family, and friends, it's also a time for the university to acknowledge and admire your incredible accomplishment.

2017 Commencement

Throughout 2017, we observe our 121st commencement exercises.

The winter commencement ceremony will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22 in the Athletics and Recreation Center.

All of the university's commencement ceremonies are streamed live on Fitchburg Access Television.