President Link, the faculty, and staff of Allegheny College cordially invite you to an event steeped in tradition – Class of 2022 Commencement.

Commencement At-A-Glance

Date & Time

May 21, 2022 at 2:00 pm


Bicentennial Plaza on Bentley Lawn

There is a chance of inclement weather in the forecast; further details will be shared at the ceremony if weather conditions develop that impact the event.

The All-Campus Reception will be held in the Campus Center following the ceremony.

Watch Live

The ceremony will be live-streamed for family and friends not able to attend in person. Please return to this website on May 21.


Tickets are required if the Commencement ceremony is held indoors. Students walking in Commencement will receive four (4) tickets. The ceremony will be simulcast in Shafer Auditorium for friends and family who do not have a ticket; Shafer provides comfortable seating and big-screen viewing of the ceremony.

Ticket pick-up:
ID’s required; tickets will be issued directly to the graduating student.
Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19
9:00 am and 4:00 pm
Campus Center Lobby


For directions to campus or information on local accommodations, visit our Visitor’s Center website.


All parking lots will be in use for Commencement.


All available Commencement information can be found on this web page. If you don’t find what you are looking for or have additional questions, please contact Conference and Event Services at 814-332-3101 or