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Bucknell graduates toss their caps in the air after Commencement


Bucknell's 173rd Commencement was held on Malesardi Quadrangle on Sunday, May 14, 2023.

Photos, video highlights and the full Commencement livestream video are below. Find more at @BucknellU on Instagram.

Congratulations, Class of 2023!

Bucknell's 173rd Commencement, celebrating the Class of 2024, is scheduled for Sunday, May 12, 2024.

Commencement 2023 Highlights

Full Ceremony Livestream Video


Relive the day with our full Commencement coverage

Read the recap

Photos: Sunday, May 14

Christy Mathewson Gates Procession, Commencement Ceremony

Photos: Saturday, May 13

Posse Graduation, Bucknell Community College Scholars Graduation, College Receptions, Candlelighting

Commencement Jumbotron Video

This video played on Malesardi Quad prior to the start of Bucknell's 173rd Commencement.

Commencement printables collage

Commencement Printables

Class of 2023

Celebrate the graduates with fun Commencement printables! The Class of 2023 Commencement party printables include yard signs, food toppers, buffet labels and water bottle labels. Simply download the pdf files, print and assemble.

Contact Details



Commencement Hotline: 570-577-1192


Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.