Commencement

Congratulations to all of our graduates! 

Graduating senior in front of Simmons University banner at Commencement

Upcoming Commencement Ceremonies

September 22, 2022 - Virtual Commencement Ceremony

An RSVP for this event will be sent out to eligible students in late August 2022. Students who will be invited to this event are students whose degrees are conferred in May, July, and August.

Students participating in this ceremony are encouraged to order their regalia before Thursday, September 1st, 2022.

March 23, 2023 - Virtual Commencement Ceremony

An RSVP for this event will be sent out to eligible students in late February 2023. Students who will be invited to this event are students whose degrees are conferred in October and December.

May 19, 2023 - In Person Commencement Ceremony

An RSVP for this event will be sent out to eligible students in late April 2023. Students who will be invited to this event are students whose degrees were conferred between July 2022 and May 2023. Students participating in either the September 2022 or March 2023 Virtual Ceremonies are welcome to attend the in-person Commencement. 

May 2022 Commencement Information

Students who have participated in the May 2022 Commencement Ceremony can find information about that event below.

Commencement Photos

Please follow this link for individual photos of graduates taken during the May 2022 Commencement. You will enter your or the student’s last name, Simmons University, and the year 2022 into the provided fields. This will pull up a list of students with that name which you can preview and then order.

Diplomas

Diplomas have been sent to the student's address of record in Workday; for questions regarding your diploma, please contact the Registrar’s Office at [email protected].

Programs

Starting this year, we made the Simmons Commencement program environmentally friendly by offering the full listing of graduate names in a digital format, as well as printable PDFs and commemorative printed copies.

Additional Information

Students in their doctoral hoods

Regalia

Regalia for students participating in the September 22, 2022 Virtual Commencement can be ordered online through Thursday, September 1st, 2022.

Recent Ceremonies

See recent Commencement ceremonies — both virtual and in-person — held by Simmons University.

Contact Us

Do you have questions about Commencement? Feel free to contact us!