Graduate Student Ceremony: May 25, 2017; Undergraduate Student Ceremony: May 26, 2017

UMass Boston awarded degrees to more than 4,100 graduates in 2017. The graduate ceremony was held on Thursday, May 25 at the Blue Hills Pavilion. The undergraduate ceremony was held Friday, May 26 at the TD Garden. 

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Welcome, New Alumni!
In honor of your graduation, you will receive a free one-year membership to the Alumni Association. Look for an email with information this fall!

Read about Previous Speakers and Degree Recipients

President Barack Obama, Tim Russert, Victoria Reggie Kennedy, Emily Rooney, and David McCullough are just a few of the speakers who have addressed UMass Boston graduates.
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