Students celebrating at spring 2017 commencement



Congratulations, Class of 2017-18!

Please join us for the

2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 5, 2018 
10:30 a.m., Campus Green

​In case of inclement weather, Commencement will be held in the gymnasium.

Prior to the Commencement Ceremony, graduates and two guests are invited to join faculty and staff for a small reception. Meet the Commencement speaker, introduce your parents to your favorite professor, and discuss your post-graduation plans with your fellow grads.

Reception Honoring Commencement Speaker and Graduates

9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
201 Health and Wellness Building

You've worked hard, and it's finally paying off. Click through the pages in this section to learn more about the Commencement ceremony. One of the biggest days of your life is approaching, and we're here to help make the process easier. If you have any questions that are not addressed in the content of these pages, please contact Elyce Kaplan in the Office of the Registrar at 570-385-6125.



Penn State encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Therese Hohman at 570-385-6101 in advance of your participation or visit.