Commencement

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Traditional Commencement for the Classes of 2020 and 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.
Memorial Stadium

The 2021 Fall Commencement Ceremony, honoring the Classes of 2020 and 2021, will take place on Friday, September 24 at 6:30 p.m. in Memorial Stadium

We ask that participants wear the traditional Cap and Gown for the event. These can be ordered through the Campus Bookstore

Currently, we do not anticipate needing to restrict attendance and guests will NOT need to RSVP, register, or hold tickets for the ceremony. In the event that the state or county public health departments modify regulations for public outdoor events, we will let participation know as soon as possible. 

The participation registration date has passed. Please email communications@whittier.edu with any questions. 

Accessibility Accommodations and Parking for the September 24 Event

Participants were asked to request accommodations for themselves or guests in the registration form. These individuals will receive more information as the date of the ceremony approaches. Please email communications@whittier.edu with any questions. 

Commencement for the Class of 2022

The 2022 Spring Commencement Ceremony honoring the Class of 2022 will take place on Monday, May 23, 2022 in Memorial Stadium. Members of the Class of 2022 are reminded to complete all applicable items on the graduation checklist in order to participate in the ceremony.

Past Recordings

2021 Virtual Commencement

Friday, May 21, 2021

Watch the Broadcast

2021 Graduate Celebration

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Watch the Recording