Faculty & Administration
Duke’s 162nd Commencement will be held on Sunday, May 11, at 10:00 a.m. in Wallace Wade Stadium with the student procession beginning at 9:30 a.m. All faculty and administration are invited to participate in the procession and sit with fellow faculty on the field beside the stage. The ceremony will feature the conferral of degrees, the awarding of honorary degrees, a student speaker and remarks from our Commencement speaker (to be announced).
To let us know if you will participate in Commencement and to order complimentary apparel, please complete the Apparel Order Form by March 18. Apparel may be picked up from the Bryan Center (Art Gallery, upper level) beginning Monday, April 29, between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., until noon on Saturday, May 10.
We encourage you also to join colleagues, students and their families for the President's Reception on the Chapel Quadrangle on Saturday, May 10, from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Other events and special ceremonies during the weekend are listed on the Schedule of Events.
Commencement processional instructions and parking information are now available.