Welcome to Commencement at MIT

MIT is honored to welcome Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer of Apple, as guest speaker at the 2017 Commencement Exercises.

We are delighted to announce that Lisa Su, President and CEO of Advanced Micro Devices (and 3-time MIT alumna), will address the PhD and ScD candidates at the Investiture of Doctoral Hoods. Full story at MIT News

Dates and times of the 2017 ceremonies:

Please continue to visit our pages for updates—some details about Commencement week activities are not made final until close to the date and you will want to be sure you have the most recent information.

We hope that you’ll find here everything you need to plan your Commencement Day, but if not, please let us know how to help. You can reach us via email or phone (617-253-4795). We look forward to seeing you for the festivities in June.

W. Eric L. Grimson
Chancellor for Academic Advancement and
Chair, Commencement Committee

Gayle M. Gallagher
Executive Officer for Commencement


Killian Court on Commencement Day