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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.

2018 Commencement

Throughout 2018, we observe our 122nd commencement exercises.

The spring graduate commencement ceremony will be held on the evening of May 17.

The spring undergraduate commencement ceremony will be held on the morning of May 19.

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