2020 Commencement

An official online Commencement for all 2020 Grads

On Saturday, December 19, at 5 p.m. EST,  IU Bloomington graduates, their families, and friends will join in celebrating the Class of 2020 in the university’s first ever virtual Commencement. A link to the event, when it is available, will be posted on this website and will also be communicated to graduates via electronic and printed invitations. All 2020 graduates are also welcome to return to campus and participate in May 2021 Commencement.

We encourage you to visit these other sites that also celebrate the Class of 2020.

Determine your eligibility

If you have earned or will earn your degree in any month of the 2020 calendar year, you’re eligible to participate in the official virtual Commencement on Saturday, December 19, 5 p.m. EST.

Candidates who will be completing their degree requirements between January 1 and the end of summer 2021 are invited to participate in the Spring Commencement ceremony. Candidates for all master’s, doctorate, and specialist degrees; Ph.D.’s; artist diplomas; and performer diplomas should attend the spring 2021 graduate ceremony. Candidates for all associate and bachelor’s degrees should attend the spring 2021 undergraduate ceremony.

All 2020 graduates are also welcome to return to campus and participate in May 2021 Commencement.

There is no summer ceremony.

Questions? We are committed to making Commencement a memorable day for you and your guests.

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