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Talisman sings Wanting Memories at the 128th Commencement Baccalaureate.

Baccalaureate at Stanford: a multifaith celebratory gathering for graduating seniors, graduate students, and their families will be held on Saturday, June 13, 2020 in the Main Quadrangle.


Graduates stand and clap at the 128th Commencement Ceremony as their degrees are conferred. Photo by HOLLY HERNANDEZ/STANFORD UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATION

Over the past 129 years, Stanford University has established a rich history of Commencement traditions. We look forward to celebrating with friends, family, faculty, and guests. Join us on Sunday, June 14 in Stanford Stadium.

Diploma Ceremonies

Graduate School of Education 2019 Diploma Ceremony. Photo by Holly Hernandez, University Communications

Most school and department diploma ceremonies will follow the main Commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 14 at various locations across campus.


Class of 2020, get ready to celebrate Commencement Weekend – June 11 - 14, 2020. Announcements for Commencement Weekend activities will be forthcoming in early 2020 so stay tuned.