Class of 2021 Commencement

UMass educates nearly three times as many Massachusetts residents as the top eight Massachusetts private universities combined, graduating nearly 18,000 students each year.

2021 Commencement

UMass Amherst

We look forward to welcoming you to campus on May 14th for student-only ceremonies as we celebrate our graduates. We are excited to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies! All graduates planning to attend Commencement must register, comply with testing requirements and wear a face covering to gain entry.

UMass Boston

We are pleased to announce that on August 26th we will have in-person commencement celebrations at the TD Garden in Boston for our class of 2020 and our class of 2021 graduates! More details to follow shortly.

UMass Dartmouth

UMass Dartmouth will host an on-campus, in-person Commencement for the Class of 2021, consisting of multiple ceremonies during the weekend of June 11 & 12, 2021.

UMass Lowell

Seven ceremonies will be held, offering in-person and fully remote options, to celebrate the Class of 2021. Based on the RSVPs submitted, here is the schedule for May 12 through 14.

UMass Medical

As we look ahead to Commencement 2021, we are planning to celebrate our graduates and their remarkable accomplishments with an in-person ceremony on June 6. Our ability to host specific events will be determined by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. We will provide additional information as it becomes available.

UMass Law

UMass Dartmouth now plans to hold an on-campus, in-person commencement for the UMass Law Class of 2020 and 2021 on the weekend of June 11, 12 and 13, 2021. The commencement ceremony will be unique in that it will celebrate the accomplishments of both the UMass Law Class of 2020 and Class of 2021.