The 2020 Commencement website is under construction. Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date information.

Elon University’s 2020 Commencement Ceremonies

Elon’s 130th Undergraduate Commencement will be held on Friday, May 22, 2020.

Following an outdoor ceremony for all graduates at 8:45 a.m. at Scott Plaza, two separate diploma-awarding ceremonies for the Class of 2020 will be held in Schar Center.

  • The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business and the School of Communications will award diplomas at the 11:30 a.m. ceremony.
  • Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the School of Education will award diplomas at the 3:30 p.m. ceremony.

Further information about the ceremonies, invited speakers, as well as graduate and guest arrangements will appear on this website throughout the academic year. Please check back frequently for updates.

2019 Commencement Ceremonies

Elon’s 129th Undergraduate Commencement was held on Friday, May 24, 2019. The Commencement address was delivered by Al Drago, a 2015 Elon graduate and award-winning photojournalist.

Commencement programs

2019 Master of Education Commencement program

2019 Elon Commencement program

2019 Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Accounting and Master of Science in Management Commencement program

2019 Master of Arts in Interactive Media Commencement program

2019 Elon Baccalaureate program

Photo galleries

Gallery of photos from the 2019 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony (Flickr)

Gallery of photos from the 2019 Master of Business Administration Commencement (Flickr)

Gallery of photos from the 2019 Master of Arts in Interactive Media Commencement (Flickr)

Gallery of photos from the 2019 Donning of the Kente ceremony (Flickr)

Gallery of photos from the 2019 ROTC Commissioning Ceremony (Flickr)

Gallery of photos from the 2019 Senior Class Picnic (Flickr)

Gallery of photos from the 2019 Lavender Graduation (Flickr)

News about Elon’s 2019 Commencement

Visit our past ceremonies archive for coverage of Commencement events from previous years.

Watch highlights from the 129th Undergraduate Commencement