Commencement Webcast

  • Recognizing the need to stay safe and the uncertain status of the coronavirus pandemic, we are postponing May commencement, including all university-wide, college, and departmental ceremonies, and will offer graduates the chance to participate in an on-campus commencement during the fall 2020 semester. Read more about the decision to postpone commencement.

    For details about academics and other decisions in this unusual time, please visit our page about the coronavirus.

  • Commencement ceremony in Kovalchick Complex

    There will be free, live webcasts of the undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies on May 8 and 9, 2020.

      The webcasts can be viewed live on the university’s live stream YouTube channel. After the event, the video recorded during the live stream will be available to watch anytime. Each webcast will begin 15 minutes before the actual start of the ceremonies.

      Graduate Commencement

      • Friday, May 8
      • 7:00 p.m.

      Undergraduate Commencement

      • Saturday, May 9
      • 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

      How to View the Webcasts:

      1. Go to IUP’s live streaming site on YouTube.

      2. After arriving at the channel, the first event listed will say “live now.” Simply click on this to launch the viewer.

      For optimal viewing, do not have other applications running while viewing the webcast. High-speed Internet is also recommended.