2016 Commencement

The 2016 Commencement Weekend will take place Friday, May 13, through Sunday, May 15, 2016, with the ceremony starting at 10 a.m. PST on May 15. More information and the schedule will be posted in Spring 2016.

Deborah Bial, founder and president of the Posse Foundation, will deliver the keynote address. Novelist Vikram Chandra '84 and Light and Space artist Helen Pashgian '84 will also speak and receive honorary degrees. Learn more about the speakers

Commencement Archive

To view or read the speeches from our prior Commencement ceremonies, browse our Commencement archive.