UMass Boston News


The University of Massachusetts Boston's 49th commencement will take place over two days. The graduate ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion. The undergraduate ceremony will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 at the TD Garden.

Please continue to check our commencement pages for information on the 48th UMass Boston commencement, or contact the Office of University Events and Ceremonies at or 617.287.5313

Why UMass Boston?

Robert Haynes, former president of the Massachusetts AFL-CIO, speaks from a podium.

Robert Haynes

Boston State College, BS, Business Management, 1981
UMass Boston, MBA, 1986

“It is as if Boston State College and UMass Boston were especially made for people like me."

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