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Commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2022 will be held on the back campus at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 15. The outdoor ceremony is rain or shine, and guests should be prepared for inclement weather.
While there are no restrictions on the number of guests graduates may invite to commencement, each graduate will be provided with six (6) tickets for the seated commencement area. Additional guests are welcome to bring blankets or lawn chairs and may sit anywhere outside of the seated commencement area.
Watch the recorded 2022 Commencement in Annapolis on YouTube.
Frequently Asked Questions
We recommend making reservations as early as possible. Please consider staying at one of the accommodations listed on Campus Travel or the visitor’s bureau of Annapolis.
BWI Super Shuttle: 800-258-3826 or supershuttle.com
The Airport Shuttle: 800-776-0323 or theairportshuttle.com
If you have a family member with special needs, please contact Danielle Lico, executive director of Campus Wellness, at danielle.lico(at)sjc.edu to make any necessary arrangements.
6:30–7:30p.m. | Associate Dean’s Reception for the In-Person Graduate Institute Graduates, Boathouse
6:30–7:30p.m. | Associate Dean’s Reception for the Low-Residency Graduate Institute Graduates, Virtual Event (time tentative)
President’s Dinner for the Senior Class and Tutors
11 a.m. | Graduate Institute Capstone Seminar on Meno for Master’s Degree Candidates, General Hartle Room
12:30 p.m. | Graduate Institute Bocce and Cookout, BBC Lawn
3 p.m. | Commencement Rehearsal for all Degree Candidates, Back Lawn
TBD | Waltz Party, Quad (Great Hall in case of rain)
10:30 a.m. | Commencement Ceremony, Back Lawn (Reception to follow)
Watch the recorded 2022 Commencement in Annapolis on YouTube
11:30 a.m.–3 p.m. | Bookstore open