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Registrar Support: Commencement


Commencement is an optional ceremony, celebrating the graduation of Walden students twice a year. Graduates attending commencement are responsible for purchasing their regalia for the ceremony.

To learn more about commencement please visit the Commencement at Walden website.

To register for commencement please visit the Commencement website.

All graduates may purchase regalia and graduation merchandise from by visiting

Commencement Dates and Locations

Commencement ceremonies are held two times a year. For information about upcoming ceremony activities, please refer to the myWalden alumni site.

  • 2016 Summer Commencement – July 16, 2016 in National Harbor, MD
  • 2017 Winter Commencement – Jan. 7, 2017 in Orlando, Fl.
  • 2017 Summer Commencement – July 15, 2017 in National Harbor, MD.

If you cannot attend the next commencement following the conferral of your degree, you may be able to attend a future ceremony.