Commencement

Brown’s 256th Commencement

May 24-26, 2024

Commencement is an important milestone for all Brown students — the culmination of their educational journey as undergraduates, graduate or medical students. It’s a time of celebration for many in our community, including graduates, families, friends and alumni. If you are planning to join us in 2024, please consider making arrangements early to ensure the best possible experience.

Check back soon for more information about the weekend’s activities.

Schedule

Schedule

View the weekend schedule of events.

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Livestream

Livestream

Watch Brown's 256th Commencement live, May 25 and 26.

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Download the App

Download the App

Download the BrownU mobile app to find information on the go during Commencement Weekend, including events, campus maps, dining and parking options, the location of water stations and restrooms, and much more.

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Celebrate on Social

Celebrate on Social

Share Commencement photos and videos and messages of congratulations for the graduates on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Check out special GIFs and other items designed to help celebrate our Brown graduates on social media.

Celebrate on Social
View the Program

View the Program

View the Program

Opt in to the BrownAlert System

BrownAlert is an emergency campus alert system that texts individuals within minutes if an urgent situation arises. Text brown2024commencement to 77295 to opt in to receive alerts throughout the weekend. Your subscription will end automatically on Tuesday, May 28.

Graduates, alumni and families assemble on College Hill for an immersive and exhilarating experience packed with daylong events.
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Arrive on College Hill to celebrate your graduate on time and in high spirits with information on directions, transportation options, and nearby hotels.
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Commencement Weekend is also Reunion Weekend — an opportunity for Brown alumni to revisit campus and reconnect with classmates. Visit the Reunion site.
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