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Commencement events for the Class of 2023

The McKelvey Engineering Recognition Ceremony will take place Sunday, May 14, 2023, at 1 p.m. in the Field House. This in-person ceremony is for all engineering students earning a BS, MS, PhD, or DSc degree. At this ceremony students will walk across the stage and have their names announced. 

Students should report to the elevated track in Sumers Recreation Center at Noon on Sunday, May 14.
  • Field House will open to guests at noon as well.
  • Please account for increased traffic and parking when planning your drive in.
Go to the commencement.wustl.edu for information regarding:
  • ADA drop-off and parking information
  • Up-to-date COVID protocols
  • Regalia ordering

The all-University Commencement will take place Monday, May 15, 2023 at 9 a.m. at Francis Olympic Field. At this ceremony degrees are conferred for all Washington University graduates.

Both events will be livestreamed and recorded for viewing after the event.

McKelvey Engineering Recognition Ceremony
Sunday, May 14 at 1 p.m.
Location: Field House

University Commencement
Monday, May 15 at 9 a.m.
Location: Francis Olympic Field

McKelvey Engineering Recognition Ceremony Livestream

Please join us in celebrating Class of 2022 graduate and degree candidates.
Event opens on Thursday, May 19, 2022

2023 Departmental Ceremonies

Departments will hold receptions immediately following the Recognition Ceremony
on Sunday, May 14, 2023.

Location: Knight Center


Engineering Commencement News