To register for Commencement events, follow the "Calendar of Events" link.
Watch a live broadcast of Commencement on Sunday, May 19.
163rd Commencement Speaker
Sunil Gulati, president of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), senior lecturer at Columbia University and Bucknell alumnus, has accepted an invitation to speak at Bucknell's 163rd Commencement celebration. Gulati will address the Class of 2013 on Sunday, May 19.
"Sunil Gulati's stellar reputation as a teacher combined with his leadership in professional soccer are a unique combination," Bucknell President John Bravman said. "His journey from his days at Bucknell to one of the most influential figures in the world's most popular sport gives him valuable insights for our graduates as they begin this next phase of their lives."
- Live Broadcast of Commencement
Broadcast of the 163rd annual graduation ceremony at Bucknell University on May 19, 2013.
- Calendar of Events
Commencement 2013 - Calendar of Events
- Commencement Speaker
Meet the commencement speaker for the University's 163rd annual graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
- General Information
Information about general topics like special seating, rain location, event photography, flowers, announcements, pets, and visiting the Susquehanna Valley.
Dormitory housing will be available for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights, May 17,18, and 19, 2013.
Information about dining events and options for Commencement.
- Commencement Concert
Bucknell University's 2013 Commencment Concert by Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue; Friday, May 17, 2013 -- Weis Center for the Performing Arts; 7 PM
- Academic Quad Map
Access a map showing seating arrangements, handicap facilities and seating, food tents, restrooms, first aid stations, and information areas.
- Hours & Phone Numbers
Weekend hours and useful phone numbers.
- Baccalaureate Service
Each year the Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life honors our graduates with an inter-religious celebration.
- Photos, Speeches, and Videos
Photo, speeches and videos from years past.