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Congratulations, Class of 2019!

Watch Live -  Commencement 2019

Commencement 2019

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019

Time:  Graduate (Master's) Ceremony: 10:00 a.m.
Undergraduate (Bachelor's and Associate) Ceremony: 3:00 p.m.

Location: Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, Md. 20745

Who's Eligible: Graduates from the Aug. 15, 2018, Nov. 15, 2018, Feb. 15, 2019, April 1, 2019 and June 1, 2019 conferrals.

Special note for June 1, 2019 conferrals: Your graduation application MUST be received no later than April 1, 2019 in order to be included in the ceremony program. Your graduation application should submitted through your eCampus.

Registration: Invitations will be sent to eligible graduates via email starting in January 2019.



Faculty that plan to attend Commencement 2019 can find more details about what to expect here.

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Note: There is a big difference between commencement and graduation. There are also important instructions and deadlines that you will need to meet as you prepare to complete your program. Please review the graduation process in your student handbook prior to making plans for commencement.

Have Questions? Call: 877-755-2787 | Email