The Duke community is excited to celebrate the Class of 2023 with a commencement ceremony held in Wallace Wade on Sunday, May 14th 2023. September 2022, December 2022, and May 2023 graduates from all ten Duke schools are invited to attend. Graduates may be required to register their guests. We will provide additional instructions in the coming weeks.
Are you ready to graduate? Make sure you complete these steps before commencement weekend!
Get the play-by-play for your big day. Find out when you need to be where and what to bring with you.
Get all the details for commencement weekend. Find out what events are where and what you need to attend.
Parking and Transportation
How to get around on campus and in Durham during Commencement weekend.
Memorabilia & Traditions
Learn more about Duke’s traditions and history. And find something to commemorate your big day.