Graduating students standing and waiting during the Commencement ceremony

Spring Commencement for graduate and undergraduate students will take place on Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11, at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex’s Ed Fry Arena.

Live streams of the events will be available.

Graduate Ceremony

Friday, May 10
  • 7:00 p.m.

Undergraduate Ceremonies

Saturday, May 11 

  • 9:00 a.m.Kopchick College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and College of Health and Human Services
  • 2:00 p.m. – Eberly College of Business, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Education and Communications, and University College

Celebration Toast

Graduates, family, and friends are invited to attend a Celebration Toast for graduating students. Champagne and non-alcoholic sparkling cider will be available. IUP graduates will receive an IUP Alumni champagne flute, while supplies last. Hosted by Alumni and Friends. Registration is required (link to come).

Saturday, May 11

Previous Ceremonies

Winter Commencement for graduate and undergraduate students took place on Saturday, December 16. See photos from the event!

Relive the excitement of Commencement through photos and videos from previous ceremonies


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