Penn Engineering Commencement

Doctoral Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, May 14, 2020

Ceremony Timing: 3:30-4:30 p.m. (Doors open for guest seating at 3:00)
Location: Irvine Auditorium
Reception: 4:30-6:00 p.m., Hall of Flags, Houston Hall (immediately following the ceremony)

Speaker: TBD

Master’s Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 15, 2020

Ceremony Timing:  2:00-4:30 p.m. (Doors open for general guest seating at 1:30.)
Location:  Palestra

The ceremony will be live-streamed. Please return to this page for an active link.

Speaker: TBD

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 16, 2020

Ceremony Timing:  2:00-4:30 p.m. (Doors open for general guest seating at 1:30.)
Location:  Palestra

The ceremony will be live-streamed. Please return to this page for an active link.

Speaker: TBD

Student Speaker: TBD

University of Pennsylvania’s 264th Commencement
Monday, May 18, 2020

Family members and friends who are unable to attend the University of Pennsylvania’s Commencement Ceremony may view the ceremony online. Webcast coverage of the ceremony from Franklin Field will begin at 10:15 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 18, 2020. Visit the University’s Commencement website for more information regarding this ceremony. *Please note that individual student recognition (in which students walk across the stage) is done only at Penn Engineering ceremonies.

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Please Note:

Tickets are not required for any of the Engineering ceremonies. No RSVPs are required, and there is no limit to the number of guests per student.

A photographer from Legacy Photographics will be at each ceremony.  Each student will be photographed as they cross the stage. Legacy Photographics will contact each graduate after the ceremony with information on how to purchase these photos. If you have any questions, please contact Legacy directly at 800-444-2550 or 610-279-1791. You may also visit their website, www.legacyphoto.com.

For questions regarding ceremony logistics, including ADA seating, garb rental, and guests, please visit our SEAS Commencement FAQ page. Please direct all other questions to the Dean’s Office at 215-898-7244 or ekmiller@seas.upenn.edu

All questions regarding student eligibility to graduate should be directed to the Engineering Office of Research and Academic Services at 215-898-7246.