Penn Engineering Commencement

2024 Engineering Ceremonies

Undergraduate Ceremony
Date
: Saturday, May 18, 2024
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m. (doors open at 12:30 p.m.)
Location: The Palestra, 235 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA
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Master’s Ceremony
Date: 
Friday, May 17, 2024
Time: 2:00-4:30 p.m. (doors open at 12:00 p.m.)
Location: The Palestra, 235 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA
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Doctoral Ceremony
Date:
Thursday, May 16, 2024
Time: 4:00-5:15 p.m. (doors open at 3:30 p.m.)
Location: Irvine Auditorium, 3401 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA
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Open House
Date: Monday, May 20, 2024
Time: 12:15-2:15 p.m.
Location: Engineering Main Complex
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New Policy for 2024 Commencement

For this year’s Commencement, please do not bring items with you that are not needed for the ceremony, including backpacks, purses or tote bags. For a full list of prohibited items, please visit the Commencement FAQ.

Watch the 2023 Penn Engineering Commencement Recap!

University of Pennsylvania Commencement Ceremony

In addition to the School ceremonies, where graduates are individually recognized, the President hosts a university-wide Commencement ceremony for all graduates.

The University’s 268th Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2024 graduates will be held on Monday, May 20, 2024. Learn more.

For more information on requesting accessible seating for this ceremony, please visit this website.

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Please direct general ceremony questions to the Dean’s Office at seasdean@seas.upenn.edu.