The 2018 Commencement ceremonies will take place on Sunday, May 20, 2018.

  • The Sawyer Business School Ceremony (Undergraduate & Graduate) begins at 9 a.m. Doors will open at 8 a.m.
  • The College of Arts & Sciences Ceremony (Undergraduate & Graduate) begins at 1:30 p.m. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m.
  • The Law School Ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m.


The Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, located at 290 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210, is an open-air, tented amphitheater on Boston’s waterfront.

Admission tickets are not replaceable and required for each guest, including children age three and older. All seating is general admission.

Speakers & Honorees

The 2018 Commencement speakers and honorary degree recipients have not yet been announced.

These webpages will be updated frequently as more details become available. Be sure to check back often.