Congrats
Class of 2021

Every commencement is important, but this commencement is unlike any other.

To arrive at this academic milestone is truly an accomplishment, and we congratulate you.

We honor and celebrate all that you have already achieved. And we look to the future with great eagerness to see what the class of 2021 will bring to the world.

Missed the 2021 Virtual Commencement livestream? Relive the moment here:

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Hosted by Olivia Battle, MFA ’20, and Covi Brannan, BFA ’19, MA ’20

Ceremony
Schedule

May 14, 2021

11:00 a.m. Pre-show Begins

11:30 a.m. Ceremony Begins

  • Live Student Emcees
  • President McBride’s Opening Remarks
  • College of Performing Arts Musical Performance
  • Student Speaker
  • Conferral of Degrees
  • President’s and Provost’s Closing Remarks

7:00–10:00 p.m. After-Party
Hosted by House of Yes

Virtual Events for All 2020 Grads

iHeart Media Commencement

iHeartMedia and America’s most inspiring thinkers team up to launch Commencement: Speeches for the Class of 2020, celebrating the achievement of graduating students.

May 15

Facebook Celebrates

A weeklong event, Facebook Celebrates the Class of 2020 presents performances and words of wisdom from icons in every industry.

May 15 at 2:00 p.m. ET/11:00 a.m. PT

#ImStillGraduating

#ImStillGraduating connects the Class of 2020 with family, friends, and one another. At a time when we must remain separate, this is a place where we can come together to share memories, accomplishments, and more.

May 15 at 12:00 noon ET/9:00 a.m. PT

Virtual Events for All 2020 Grads

iHeart Media Commencement

iHeartMedia and America’s most inspiring thinkers team up to launch Commencement: Speeches for the Class of 2020, celebrating the achievement of graduating students.

May 15

Facebook Celebrates

A weeklong event, Facebook Celebrates the Class of 2020 presents performances and words of wisdom from icons in every industry.

May 15 at 2:00 p.m. ET/11:00 a.m. PT

#ImStillGraduating

#ImStillGraduating connects the Class of 2020 with family, friends, and one another. At a time when we must remain separate, this is a place where we can come together to share memories, accomplishments, and more.

May 15 at 12:00 noon ET/9:00 a.m. PT