The Commencement Ceremony will be held virtually on May 23, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. EST for all 2020 and 2021 graduates.


All graduating students are required to wear University-approved regalia.

Deadline to Order: April 5

Submit Your Information

Virtual Commencement requires each student to submit a phonetic spelling of their name (as it appears on the diploma) and a photo of the graduate wearing the appropriate regalia.

Photo Guidelines

Graduates will receive an email from MarchingOrder with detailed instructions for completing your graduate profile and uploading a photo.

Commencement Events

In addition to the virtual ceremony, schools and departments are planning events to celebrate your achievements, including an opportunity to walk across the LeClerc stage and take that memorable photo. In order to participate in the stage walk, regalia is required, so please order as soon as possible. Each student may bring (1) guest to ensure social distancing is maintained. Events will begin the week of May 17.