School of Social Work Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 18, 2018 | 3:00 p.m. | Specific details to come.
Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground (HTC) | Entrance at 808 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston MA 02215. Parking information to be announced!
Light reception to follow |
*All graduates should report to HTC at 2 p.m.

Boston University Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, May 20, 2017 | 1:00 p.m.
Nickerson Field | 285 Babcock St. (rain or shine)
All-University Commencement Information

Guest Information

Graduates are welcome to invite guests to the SSW and the University Commencements (the SSW and University-wide Commencement has no reserved seating. Please be in touch if your guests have disability related needs so that we can accommodate them: tel: 617-353-5607

Parking Information

The School of Social Work’s designated parking lot is the Agganis Arena, 925 Commonwealth Avenue (Lot AC-2). Please see the Commencement-specific parking map for location reference or the University’s interactive map for assistance with directions. Information about ADA accommodations can be found on the Commencement website.

Shuttle bus services are also available throughout Commencement weekend.

Hotel Accommodations

Visit the Lodging and Visitor Information section of the Boston University Commencement website for information on on-campus and off-campus housing opportunities.

Caps and Gowns

Caps and gowns are available at the Boston University Barnes & Noble, at the fourth floor Cap and Gown Counter during regular business hours. For shipping information, contact the Cap and Gown Office at 617-236-7401.

Students borrowing a gown from SSW should purchase a packet of a cap, hood, and tassel from Barnes & Noble a week prior to commencement.

Disability Services

Handicapped parking will be available throughout Commencement Weekend. More information is available on the Commencement Disability Services page.