Academic Procession

Regalia for Dartmouth College commencement
Register to March in Ceremony Procession

Registration for faculty members, emeriti, research associates, and administrative officers to march in the Inauguration procession is now closed. Please contact Conferences & Events if you have questions regarding the academic procession.

To register a visiting delegate to march in the Inauguration procession, please contact Conferences & Events to receive the proper registration form.

Rental Regalia

Rental regalia orders are now closed. Rental regalia will be available to pick up the week of September 18. If you have any questions, please contact Conferences and Events.

For any visiting delegates who need to rent regalia, please contact Conferences and Events.


Assembly of March

Details to come soon for location and timing of assembly.

The procession will begin at 3:15 p.m. with the ceremony starting around 3:30 p.m. We anticipate the ceremony will end sometime between 4:45-5 p.m.


Severe Weather 

The ceremony will remain outdoors if it is merely raining. However, in the highly unlikely case of lightning, hail, or dangerously high winds, a severe weather plan will be implemented, and the ceremony will be moved indoors to Leverone Field House.

Should you have any questions, concerns, or need accessibility information, please do not hesitate to contact Conferences and Events.