Don't miss Commencement Week 2016 on the George Washington University campus and National Mall in Washington, DC. Get your tickets now so you can show your support for new grads and participate in commencement activities all week long.
George Washington University Commencement Week 2016 runs Tuesday, May 10 to Sunday, May 15, 2016, with the final University Commencement events on Sunday. Join thousands of graduates and supportive family and friends for guest speaker presentations and graduation celebrations across the beautiful GWU campus.
The University Commencement takes place on the National Mall in DC and is open to all graduates to celebrate their achievements. Tickets are required and include opening remarks from leaders and speakers. All schools will be hosting an additional ceremony across campus to honor their graduates; these are also ticketed events.
The Athletics Commencement at Dorothy Betts Theatre at the Marvin Center kicks things off for Commencement Week on Tuesday. After that, the event lineup includes the Senior Toast and Class Picture at University Yard, the Phi Beta Kappa Induction Ceremony, and the University Interfaith Baccalaureate Service leading up to the University Commencement on Sunday.
Families and guests of graduates are encouraged to take a virtual tour of the GWU campus to find locations for all events taking place over Commencement Week 2016 and obtain tickets from their graduates before making their way to campus.
Enjoy easy access to the George Washington University campus when you stay at the Hotel Lombardy, located less than a five-minute walk away. Our historic boutique hotel offers an intimate setting for families and friends of graduates looking for relaxing accommodations in the heart of the city.
- Start:May 10, 2016
- End:May 15, 2016
- Where: 2121 I St NW, Washington, DC, USA
- Event Type: Education
- Ticket Price:N/A