Virtual Commencement

Simmons holds two Virtual Commencement ceremonies per year in September and March for online graduates.

  • Thursday, March 19, 2020, 7:00 p.m. EST
    (for October 2019 - March 2020 graduates)
  • Thursday, September 24 at Time TBD
    (for May - September 2020 graduates)

To order a cap and gown (not mandatory), please go directly through the Simmons University bookstore’s online partner. They will ship directly to you. Please note the last day to order and receive the regalia in time for the ceremony.

Invitations and important details will be sent to likely graduates approximately 6 weeks prior to the ceremony via email. Current students, invitations will be sent to your Simmons email account. If your degree has already been conferred, your invitation will be sent to your personal email on file. 

Please be sure AARC is updated with your personal contact information prior to your program completion. Please email your academic advisor if you have Virtual Commencement questions.