Washington University in St. Louis

Commencement Office

aerial photo the the Quad during commencement

Commencement is right around the corner!

The all university Commencement ceremony will be Friday, May 17, 2019, at 8:30 a.m. rain or shine. Tickets are not needed for Commencement. Seats are available first come, first served. Please note, students will also be recognized at individual school ceremonies taking place May 13–17. Be sure to check the calendar of events for ceremonies affiliated with your school and program.

Visit commencement.wustl.edu for the latest information.

Please forward this information to family and friends who plan to join us for the celebration.

For students: preparing for Commencement

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For parents and families: visiting WashU

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Photography and Video

Visiting St. Louis

Weekend Alumni Activities

Reminders & Events

May 10 Final deadline for regalia orders
May 13 Chancellor’s Dinner for graduating seniors
May 13–17 Commencement Week


Washington University in St. Louis
Campus Box 1179
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Phone: 314-935-8186
Email: commencement@wustl.edu
Web: commencement.wustl.edu