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2020 Commencement

2020 Commencement

Congratulations Class of 2020!

Grad Finale

April 23, 2020

Your one stop shop for all things graduation! An email with complete details will be sent in March. 


11:00 am - 2:00 pm 

School of Undergraduate Studies

 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

School of Graduate Studies

 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

School of Continuing and Professional Studies


Pre-order your camp and gown here!


Senior Dinner

May 6th, 2020


School of Undergraduate Studies

6:00 pm

SCPS Farewell Graduation Dinner

April 26, 2020

6:00 pm

All SCPS graduates are invited to the dinner. Each graduate may bring one guest. There is a $10.00 charge for the graduates ticket and $15.00 for the guest ticket.  Tickets be purchased from Mary Ann Borek in FR 11A/C 115. All attendees must have a ticket to enter.

RSVP - 215-242-7706

Graduate School Commencement

May 7, 2020

Procession begins at 2:30 pm

Commencement begins at 3:00 pm

Sorgenti Arena

Senior Send-Off Festivities

May 6 - 8, 2020

 Details to follow at Grad Finale. For more information click here

Kente Ceremony

May 8, 2020


Rotunda and Redmond Room

School of Undergraduate Studies 

This ceremony will give students of diverse backgrounds the opportunity to honor their heritage, experiences, and achievements. It also presents the occasion for students to pay homage to those who have paved the way for them prior to and during their time at Chestnut Hill.

Baccalaureate Mass

May 8, 2020

Sorgenti Arena

Graduates report at 6:00 pm. Procession for this event begins at 6:45 pm and Mass begins at 7:00 pm. Reception immediatly to follow. All are welcome. 


May 9, 2020

Sorgenti Arena

Graduates report at 9:30 am. Procession for this event begins at 10:30 am. Commencement begins at 11:00 am.

Each graduate gets three tickets for the ceremony.  The commencement is also simulcast in several locations across campus (no tickets required) and broadcast online.  Please note: No extra tickets are available and there is no wait list. 



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