MIT Commencement

Welcome! The 2020 graduation festivities are scheduled for May 28 and 29.

Candidates and families: note that specifics about next year’s ceremonies are forthcoming this autumn. Please revisit these pages at that time and be alert to email notifications regarding ceremony times and locations, dates and deadlines, and other graduation details. We look forward to celebrating with you next spring!

2019 Ceremonies

Congratulations to our newest alumni!

June 7 Commencement Exercises

Guest speaker: Michael Bloomberg, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and three-term mayor of New York City.
Coverage at MIT News

Procession begins at 25:18

June 6 Investiture of Doctoral Hoods and Degree Conferral

Guest speaker: Squire Booker PhD ’94, Evan Pugh Professor of Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Molecular Biology at Penn State University.
Coverage at MIT News

ON-DEMAND VIDEO (click through to webcast page for part 2)





Link to order photos

September 2019

These pages will be updated in the coming months to provide info about graduation ceremonies in 2020. Please stay tuned!

Changes to future Commencement dates

For information about the changes to Commencement timing beginning in 2020, please visit MIT News and the Academic Calendar.

Stacked diplomas