Commencement Weekend
May 13 - 15, 2016

Commencement Weekend 2016

Commencement weekend, with its formal baccalaureate services and university-wide commencement ceremony, follows traditions as ancient and universal as those from the first medieval universities and as unique as Duke University itself. Duke celebrated commencement with a weekend full of events and ceremonies beginning on Friday, May 13 and ending on Sunday, May 15. Be sure to visit the Memorabilia page to view copies of the programs from both baccalaureate and commencement. For the commencement ceremony video, you may click here to watch. The baccalaureate services are available to watch here



To view Duke University men’s basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski's commencement speech, please click here