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Commencement (Graduation) Ceremony

Wright State University holds two commencement ceremonies each year. The first ceremony is Fall Commencement which is held in December. Summer and Fall graduates may participate in this ceremony. The second ceremony is Spring Commencement which is held the last Saturday of April or the first Saturday of May.

Potential graduates

  • You will receive an email when you are close to graduating.
  • Follow the directions included in the email or visit the Ceremony Information page.
  • You will register for the commencement ceremony in this process.
  • You can change your response up to 30 days before the Commencement ceremony.

Spring Commencement Ceremony Schedule

For the Spring 2021 Commencement, there will be four separate ceremonies to accommodate COVID-19 protocols and restrictions.

Graduate School (master's, Ph.D., and Ed.D. graduates)
Friday, April 30 at 7 p.m.


Raj Soin College of Business and College of Education and Human Services
Saturday, May 1 at 10 a.m.


College of Engineering and Computer Science and College of Science and Mathematics
Saturday, May 1 at 2 p.m.


College of Liberal Arts and College of Nursing and Health
Saturday, May 1 at 6 p.m.

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