Commencement 2021

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Commencement will be celebrated with a pre-recorded virtual ceremony released May 9 at 1 p.m.

In the afternoon of May 7 a Pre-Commencement Graduate Recognition Event will take place outdoors on campus in the main UP academic quad.

Graduates who choose to participate in the Pre-Commencement Graduate Recognition Event will wear their regalia, will gather in socially distanced manner, will have their name read aloud, and will walk across a stage to have their picture taken with President Father Mark Poorman and their respective Academic Dean. This event is for graduates only and will be live streamed so that friends and family can watch virtually.