Commencement Video

Commencement Video

Commencement and Hooding 2017

Commencement Ceremony on-demand webcast (view with open captions)

Friday, June 9, 2017
Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer of Apple, was the guest speaker at the 2017 Commencement Exercises

Recorded June 9 in Killian Court on the MIT campus

Doctoral Hooding on-demand webcast (view with open captions)

Thursday, June 8, 2017
MIT alumna Lisa Su ’90 SM ’91 PhD ’94 addressed the candidates at the 2017 Investiture of Doctoral Hoods

Recorded June 8 in the Johnson Athletics Center on the MIT campus

Commencement and Hooding 2016


Friday, June 3, 2016
Actor, filmmaker, co-founder of, and native Cantabrigian Matt Damon was the guest speaker at the 2016 Commencement Exercises on Friday, June 3. Coverage at MIT News


Guest speaker: Matt Damon

President Reif's Charge to Graduates

Hooding 2016

Thursday, June 2, 2016
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala MCP ’78 PhD ’81, former Minister of Finance of Nigeria, was the guest speaker at the June 2 Investiture of Doctoral Hoods. Watch the on-demand video of the ceremony below. Coverage at MIT News