Annapolis Commencement

Commencement 2019: May 12

Due to weather, exercises will be held inside

Annapolis Commencement Graduates St Johns College
In past years, Commencement in Annapolis was held outdoors on the front lawn.

The St. John’s College 227th Commencement ceremony for both the undergraduate and graduate Class of 2019 will be held indoors on Sunday, May 12, at 10:30 a.m. This year's speaker will be St. John’s tutor Robert Abbott (A04).

College officials announced that Commencement exercises will be indoors in the Francis Scott Key (FSK) Auditorium and admission will be by ticket only and limited to immediate family of the graduates. Due to fire code regulations, seating is by ticket only for the FSK auditorium, the FSK lobby and the Conversation Room. The reception will be held in the Iglehart Gym immediately following the ceremony. Students should check their email for additional information. 

Commencement 2018

The ceremony was held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium due to rain. The speaker for the Class of 2018 was St. John’s tutor Matthew Holtzman. (His speech may be found in the SJC Digital Archives.)