The Pardee School’s Class of 2023 Convocation ceremony will be held at 9:00 a.m. on May 20, 2023, at Walter Brown Arena. During this ceremony, graduates will be recognized individually for their academic achievement and received their diplomas. The School will also present student and faculty excellence awards. For more information, contact Arisleyda Veras-Nunez.

Boston University’s All-University Commencement will be held the following day, Sunday, May 21, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. on Nickerson Field. For full details, visit BU’s Commencement website.


For general information regarding Commencement – how to order regalia, information on your diploma, participation eligibility, parking and transportation, disability and access services, celebratory events, and more – visit the BU Commencement website or scan the QR code below to text Cappy, BU’s A.I. Chatbot for Commencement.

For questions specific to the Pardee School Convocation ceremony, please email

For questions specific to the individual student, please contact your academic advisor.

Convocation Livestream

If you are unable to watch the 2023 Convocation in person, the School will be hosting a livestream during the ceremony.

The livestream will begin at 9:00 a.m. EST on May 20, 2023.


Previous Ceremony

The presentation of 2022 student and faculty awards as well as the Dean’s Charge from the Pardee School’s Class of 2022 Convocation ceremony can be viewed below or on the Pardee School YouTube channel.