Elon’s 130th Undergraduate Commencement activities have been postponed until we can safely gather as a community. Detailed information can be found on the commencement homepage.

May 19, 2020

Dear Members of the Class of 2020:

Even though in-person Commencement has been delayed, we can still celebrate the great accomplishments you and your classmates have achieved during your four years at Elon. Here are three ways you can mark this special milestone:

  1. Gather with your family at noon EDT this Friday, May 22, and watch the Class of 2020 Conferral Ceremony at www.elon.edu/live.
    1. This brief 30-minute ceremony, which will officially confer your degree, will include a charge from President Book, remarks from Senior Class Officers and more.
    2. Watch the ceremony online together with your family members near and far, then have a celebratory conferral lunch in honor of your class.
    3. View the Conferral program, graduates’ names and senior honors (updated after final grades are in) on a special Conferral website.
  2. Share your love for the Class of 2020 on social media using #ElonGrad.
    1. Download and share a graphic from our Class of 2020 Digital Swag.
    2. Post your photos on your favorite social media platform and tag them #ElonGrad.
    3. Check out all of the great photos and posts on our social media wall.
  3. Find answers to frequently asked Conferral questions.

Here is to you, Class of 2020 — virtually the greatest!

Jon Dooley
Vice President of Student Life