Graduate School Commencement
Congratulations on your Graduation!
Commencement is an important ceremony that signifies an achievement in education as you move towards the next step in your career. We are excited to celebrate this milestone with you!
Fall 2023 Commencement
Saturday, December 16, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.; Bryce Jordan Center
Spring 2024: Sunday, May 5, 2024 at 4:30 p.m.
- Master’s Degree Commencement: Bryce Jordan Center
- Doctoral Degree Commencement: Pegula Ice Arena
Learn about graduation requirements for all Penn State graduate students.Learn more
Day of Commencement
Learn where to go, when to arrive, what to bring, and more.Learn more
Instructions for Faculty-at-Large, doctoral candidate advisers, and more.Learn more
For Family and Guests
Are you attending commencement to watch a friend or loved one? Learn about accessibility seating, livestreaming, parking, and more.Learn more