Santa Fe Commencement 2024

St. John’s College, Santa Fe will hold its 57th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 10:30 a.m. on Weigle Placita. Join us in May to see our Class of 2024 undergraduate and graduate students receive their Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts.

Please note the event will also be streamed virtually and recorded for future viewing. Click the YouTube link below to view the ceremony live on Saturday, May 18. 

St. John's College Santa Fe - 2024 Commencement Streaming Link

President Mark Roosevelt’s Commencement Address (pdf)

Commencement Events

Wednesday, May 15

6 p.m.

Senior Dinner for Class of 2024

Friday, May 17

11:30 a.m.

College Community Commencement Picnic
Athletic Field, also known as Practice Field (Rain–Dining Hall)
See campus map

1 p.m.

Annual Graduating Students vs. Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Softball Game
Athletic Field (Rain or Shine)
See campus map

4 p.m.

President’s Reception for Class of 2024 families, friends, seniors, and Graduate Institute degree candidates
Great Hall

6 p.m.

Class of 2024 Graduate Institute Dinner
Meem Placita

Saturday, May 18

8:45–9 a.m. (Group picture at 9 a.m.)

Photography Session for graduate candidates
In front of Levan Hall (Rain–Student Activities Center)

9:15–10 a.m. (Group picture at 10 a.m.)

Photography Session for baccalaureate candidates
North steps near Upper Common Room (Rain–Student Activities Center)

10:30 a.m.

Commencement Exercises
Weigle Placita (Rain–Student Activities Center)

Light reception to follow immediately
Meem Placita (Rain–Pritzker Student Center)

This schedule is subject to change.

Hotel Information

We recommend making reservations as early as possible. Please consider staying at one of the accommodations listed on Campus Travel.


To help with your trip planning, here is a list of ground transportation options to Santa Fe from the Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) airport.

The Santa Fe Regional Airport (SAF) also has direct flights from Denver, Phoenix and Dallas.

Disability Access

If you have a family member with special needs, please contact us at sfcommencement(at) to make arrangements.

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