Countdown to Commencement

Commencement exercises will take place on Sunday, June 9, 2024, with the academic procession beginning at 9 a.m. and the ceremony at 9:30 a.m. Family members and guests are welcome; no tickets are required. The ceremony will be held outdoors, rain or shine.

The livestream will begin on June 9 at 9:30 a.m.

Commencement will take place on Sunday, June 9, 2024, on the Dartmouth Green. We look forward to celebrating the graduates alongside family and friends.

Future Commencement Dates

Graduate and Professional School Celebrations

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Students line up to get their diplomas
For Students

Congratulations! Commencement is just around the corner. Let us help you plan for the weekend.

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Families and guests seated at Commencement
For Families & Guests

All family and guests are welcome to attend; no tickets are required. The ceremony will be held outdoors, rain or shine. 

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Regalia for Dartmouth College commencement
For Faculty & Staff

For those who are marching in ceremony processions see ways to rent regalia and important dates and times for each school ceremony.

Future Commencement Dates:

June 15, 2025

June 14, 2026

June 13, 2027

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Graduates sitting in the grass listening to a speaker
1919. Graduates listen to Robert Proctor, Class of 1919, deliver “class prophecies” during class day exercises on June 23, 1919, in the Bema.

Speeches, Traditions, and Facts

Watch past ceremonies, keynote addresses, and learn more about the traditional symbols of Commencement.