Providence Commencement

2023 Commencement

Please stay tuned for 2023 Commencement information. This site will be updated as information is finalized. Thank you!


Commencement is the formal ceremony that is held to recognize & honor candidates for graduation. It's the most significant academic event for students & the entire university community, as it is the culmination of years of hard work and personal & financial investment for students & families alike. These ceremonies celebrate the traditional observances that accompany one of the highest rewards of academic achievement. (Refer to the Student Handbook for eligibility to participate/be included in commencement.)