Commencement 2020

This year, President Hanlon and others will speak this year to graduates from the undergraduate college and graduate and professional schools in the online Celebrating the Moment: Dartmouth 2020 degree conferral ceremony that will have many familiar notes as well as some new features. In June 2021, members of the Class of 2020 will be invited to return to campus for a special commencement event, the details of which are already being planned.

How to Watch the Celebrations

Here are some of the events leading up to the June 14 degree conferral celebration. Click on the links to learn more about each school's event. School websites will be updated as more information becomes available.

Saturday, June 13

12:30 PM, Tuck School of Business Investiture

1:30 PM, Phi Beta Kappa Induction Ceremony

2:00 PM, Thayer School of Engineering Investiture

4:00 PM, Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies Investiture

6:00 PM, Undergraduate Class Day Celebration


Sunday, June 14
10:30 AM, Baccalaureate, a multifaith service for graduates and their guests; the speaker will be Michael Mina '06, a physician and assistant professor of epidemiology at Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health. His speech is titled "The Benefits of Existing in a Time of Great Uncertainty."

11:30 AM, "Celebrating the Moment: Dartmouth 2020" pre-program

12:00 PM, "Celebrating the Moment: Dartmouth 2020," the event will be broadcast on the "Celebrating the Moment: Dartmouth 2020" web page

12:45 PM, Presentation of Undergraduate Names


Past Commencement News