Visit the Commencement 2021 website.
School & College Convocation Videos
Virtual convocations were held for each school & college.
College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
College of Communication
College of Engineering
College of Fine Arts
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies
Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Questrom School of Business
School of Hospitality Administration
School of Law
Graduate Medical Sciences
School of Medicine
School of Public Health
School of Social Work
School of Theology
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
In the News
Speakers & Honorees
Ayanna Pressley, United States Representative for Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District, delivered Boston University’s 148th Commencement Address at the Undergraduate Commencement ceremony on Sunday May 16 at 2pm. Noubar Afeyan, inventor, entrepreneur, & CEO, delivered the address at the Advanced Degrees Commencement ceremony at 9:30am. Catherine D’Amato, CEO & President of the Greater Boston Food Bank, delivered the Baccalaureate Address at the 12noon service. All received honorary degrees.
Limited time only! Student Gallery photo shelter
We’ve sorted through thousands of images taken by our talented photographers at Commencement. And let’s face it, you all looked pretty great. Now you can peruse the photo shelter and download as many high-res images as you like!
- Visit the 2021 Commencement – Student Gallery photo shelter
- Use the password: bu2021 (Note that password is case-sensitive.)
- Click on the image you want
- Click the Download icon in the lower right corner of the window and choose the resolution you want.
PhotoShelter: Personal Use Electronic Download
By downloading the selected photographs (the “Images”) you hereby agree and acknowledge that you are not acquiring any right, title or interest in or to the Images(s) or any associated copyrights, other then the right to possess, hold and use the Images(s) for personal, non-commercial purposes. Furthermore, you agree that you will: (i) not scan, copy, duplicate, distribute or otherwise reproduce the Images(s) and (ii) not use the Images for any commercial purpose, without the express written consent of Boston University.