About WUSTL

Commencement

Commencement at Washington University in St. Louis brings together all of the university's schools and degree programs to celebrate students' achievements.

The university-wide Commencement is held each spring in Brookings Quadrangle.

Dates, times and details about Commencement at Washington University are available on the Commencement website.

The Commencement ceremony is streamed live on commencement.wustl.edu so everyone can experience the joy and pride of watching loved ones graduate from Washington University, even if unable to attend in person.

A Historic Occasion

Discover the history and traditions of WUSTL’s Commencement ceremony.

See past Commencement speakers and those who have been recipients of honorary degrees.