Commencement Update for Graduating Students

A university-wide Virtual Commencement Celebration will take place on May 16; dates and times are set for school and college virtual celebrations.

Commencement 2021
March 28, 2021
Dear Graduating Students:
After spring break, the semester seems to accelerate toward the last day of classes and finals. You likely are very focused on the final assignments, projects and exams of your academic career at George Washington University. While you dedicate yourselves to excelling in the final weeks of your studies, we would like to provide some updates on your Commencement celebrations in May.

2021 Commencement Celebrations Schedule
The university-wide Virtual Commencement Celebration will take place on Sunday, May 16, 2021, at 1 p.m. EDT. The complete schedule of dates and times for GW’s Commencement virtual celebrations, including school and college celebrations and other special recognition events, is now available on our Commencement website.

Virtual Grad Fair
Herff Jones, GW’s partner for ordering regalia and other graduation keepsakes, is offering a Virtual Grad Fair that is easily browsable via mobile and desktop. The Virtual Grad Fair allows students to learn more about the graduation products available and provides contact information for GW’s Herff Jones representative. Students can visit the Virtual Grad Fair here or text “GWU” to 844-411-4740.
Please visit the Commencement website for additional information about regalia and keepsakes.

If you have questions as Commencement gets closer, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions page on the Commencement website or contact us at [email protected].

Raise High!
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