Schedule of Events

Forever Duke Kickoff

All graduating students are invited to start their commencement weekend with a Duke Alumni Engagement and Development kickoff celebration.
Thursday, May 9
5 PM– 9:30 PM
Karsh Alumni and Visitors Center

Fireworks Show on Abele Quad to follow, starting at 9PM EST


Baccalaureate Services

All graduating students and their guests are invited to attend a multi-faith service with prayer, music, and readings in Duke Chapel.
Friday, May 10
1:00 PM & 4:00 PM
Duke Chapel

Commencement Ceremony

Join us for a university-wide celebration of the Class of 2024. Graduates will be required to register their guests.  We will provide additional instructions in the coming weeks. 
Sunday, May 12, 9 AM
Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium

Diploma Ceremonies & Other Events

Celebrate with classmates at events held by schools, departments and other affinity groups.
Dates and locations vary. Browse the full listing for details.