Commencement

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Washington University in St. Louis' 158th Commencement Ceremony will place Friday, May 17, 2019, beginning at 8:30a in Brookings Quadrangle on the Danforth Campus. A variety of other Commencement-related ceremonies and receptions will take place May 14-17. The following events are specifically for Sam Fox School students:

Thursday, May 16
2019 Architecture Recognition Ceremony
All graduates of the College of Architecture and Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design
11a | Graham Chapel

Thursday, May 16
2019 Art Recognition Ceremony
All graduates of the College of Art and Graduate School of Art
8p | Graham Chapel

Friday, May 17
2019 Sam Fox School Diploma Distribution and Reception
All graduates of the Sam Fox School
Immediately following the All-University Commencement Ceremony | Location TBD

Student Exhibitions

We encourage you to check out the following exhibitions, featuring work by our graduating students.

2019 BFA in Art Capstone Exhibition, Part 1
Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave.
Opening Reception: 6-9p April 5

2019 BFA in Art Capstone Exhibition, Part 2
Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave.
Opening Reception: 6-9p April 12

90th Annual Fashion Design Show
Crowder Courtyard, Anheuser-Busch Hall
3p April 14

2019 BFA in Communication Design Capstone Exhibition
Steinberg Hall Gallery
Public Reception: 5-7p April 25

2019 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition
On View May 10-July 12
The Luminary, 2701 Cherokee St.
Opening Reception: 6-9p May 10

YES 10.0: Architecture's 10th Annual Year End Show
Steinberg Hall Gallery & Givens Hall
Opening Reception: 2p May 16

Commencement 2019

Help celebrate the Class of 2019 by sharing your tweets, photos, and videos using our official commencement hashtag, #WashU19, and #SamFoxSchool.

For full details about University-wide Commencement events, visit the Commencement website.