How was Commencement celebrated?

UW–Madison held a virtual commencement on Saturday, May 9, for all graduates to watch. Students are also helping to design an in-person event the university will host when we emerge from this public health crisis, for everyone who can attend.

Chancellor Rebecca Blank recorded a video message to the members of the Class of 2020.

The lack of an in-person commencement ceremony does NOT mean our seniors did not graduate. Students who have met the degree requirements to graduate will receive their diploma and diploma cover 6-8 weeks after the virtual ceremony.

Please visit University Bookstore to order graduation keepsakes.

We look forward to celebrating in person at a later date.

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