Class of 2020 University Commencement Ceremonies

May 30, 2021

As long as conditions in the region remain favorable, the University will be able to proceed with holding in-person Commencement ceremonies to celebrate the Class of 2020 on Sunday, May 30, at Francis Olympic Field on the Danforth Campus. Due to limitations on gatherings and crowd sizes, the University is hosting multiple, smaller ceremonies as follows:

8:30-10a: Class of 2020 Undergraduate Students (Last Names Alpha A-K)
12-1:30p: Class of 2020 Undergraduate Students (Last Names Alpha L-Z)
3:30-5p: Class of 2020 Graduate Students
*Ceremonies will be livestreamed at

Julie L. Gerberding, MD, the first woman to serve as director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will deliver the keynote address. Full details, including special COVID-19 safety protocols, can be found on the Commencement website.