Commencement 2017

Welcome Graduates and Families!

Graduate Hooding

The Graduate Awards and Hooding Ceremony is Thursday, May 11 in the Field House.

No tickets required.


Gallaudet University's 147th Commencement is Friday, May 12 in the Field House.

Tickets are required.


This is a guide for graduating students with a checklist of things to do in preparation, information about ordering regalia and memorabilia, and information about activities and housing during Commencement week. 2017 Commencement Handbook.

For information regarding photography, contact Ms. Tiffany Saccente at:

For more information on rings, regalia, and memorabilia offered by Jostens, click here.

For more information regarding Commencement Brunch, contact Bon Appetit at:

For more information regarding Commencement Housing, click here.