Guests must present tickets for entry. Gates open for guests at 9:45 a.m. and should be seated by 10:15 a.m. The student procession will begin at approximately 10:30 a.m., and the ceremony will begin around 11 a.m. Students should plan to wear comfortable shoes and keep in mind that the field will be problematic for high heels.
In the event of severe weather, the in-person ceremony will be held on Monday, May 17.
For questions about Commencement, please visit the FAQs page.
The Commencement ceremony will be complemented with the #Princeton21 Social Cam broadcast on the University’s YouTube channel, beginning 10:20 a.m. Sunday, May 16, and featuring social posts from students and families using the #Princeton21 hashtag.