Commencement 2016

The School of Graduate Studies commencement ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 4 pm.

On Saturday, May 21, 2016, the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education  commencement ceremony is scheduled for 10 am and the College of Health and Human Services and the Bertolon School of Business ceremony will take place at 3 pm. 

Students who are pursuing double majors will be asked to designate their primary major when they complete their application for degree and will attend the ceremony for that major.

All commencement exercises take place in the Richard B. O'Keefe Complex, 225 Canal Street, Salem.

All three ceremonies will be available via live webcast!

New alumni! Be sure to like the Salem State University Alumni Association on Facebook and join the commencement conversation on Twitter: #SalemState16.


Your family and friends can watch the commencement ceremonies remotely! To view a webcast of these programs, revisit this page just before each of the commencement ceremonies and click on the provided link.