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Baccalaureate at Stanford: a multifaith celebratory gathering for graduating seniors, graduate students, and their families will be held on Saturday, June 16 in the Main Quadrangle.


Over the past 127 years, Stanford University has established a rich history of Commencement traditions. We look forward to celebrating with friends, family, faculty, and guests on Sunday, June 17 in Stanford Stadium.

Diploma Ceremonies

A complete listing of all school and department diploma ceremonies, which follow the main Commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 17 at various locations across campus, is now available.


For guests preferring indoor, air conditioned accommodations for the main Commencement ceremony, a live video simulcast from the stadium will be broadcast inside Maples Pavilion.

A Letter from President Tessier-Lavigne