Class of 2021 Commencement

Update: Commencement Is Outdoors

We are happy to inform our campus community that the Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 22, will be held outdoors on the Bicentennial Plaza.

Updated: 5/21/21

President Link, the faculty, and staff of Allegheny College cordially invite you to an event steeped in tradition –
Class of 2021 Commencement.

Commencement Details At-A-Glance


May 22, 2021
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Bicentennial Plaza
on Bentley Lawn


Your guests will pick up their tickets on Commencement day at Brooks Walk, and each ticket will include the guest’s name. Because we have several ceremonies scheduled throughout the day, tickets will be available 60 minutes prior to your scheduled time.

Note From Allegheny College Health Agency

Congratulations, seniors! We would like to welcome back seniors who are studying remotely or who graduated early to attend awards ceremonies and senior day activities. There are some limitations; please carefully read our Events Policy for Early Graduates and Seniors Studying Remotely to ensure a safe, fun experience for all.

Watch Live

Family and friends not able to attend in person can watch the festivities LIVE on this website on May 22.


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

Campus Map

Our interactive campus map includes Commencement locations and offices & facilities that are open during Commencement weekend.
Updates will be published in early May.

Participate Remotely

Graduating seniors not able to attend in person can participate remotely!
Learn More About Participating Remotely

Information Packets

No information packets will be mailed. All Commencement information can be found online.


All parking lots will be in use for Commencement.

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