Congratulations, Class of 2021!


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Frequently Asked Questions

Both the Class of 2021 and the Class of 2020 will be invited to participate in our in-person Commencement activities this year. All in-person undergraduate Commencement activities will take place outdoors, while graduate and professional Commencement sessions will be held indoors. Please read the FAQ for more information.


Important Information

A crowd of graduating students in regalia at commencement; one is smiling at the camera.

Only registered graduates will be allowed to attend in-person Commencement activities. Registration closed on April 16 at 5 p.m. EDT. Unfortunately, due to restrictions outlined in the waiver issued by the D.C. government, there will be no extension of the Commencement registration process. 

On Saturday, May 8, 2020, the Commencement ceremony for undergraduate degree recipients will be held in Greene Stadium beginning at 10:0 a.m. Graduates should arrive by 9:30 a.m. to be lined up and prepared for entry into the stadium.

Due to District restrictions, guests will not be permitted. However, the undergraduate ceremony will be live streamed for all who wish to view it on WHUT, WHUR, and on the University’s website.

For more information, please see the Undergraduate and Graduate/Professional pages.