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Bucknell graduates toss their caps in the air after Commencement


Bucknell's 172nd Commencement, celebrating the Class of 2022, is scheduled for Sunday, May 22, 2022, at 10 a.m.

Bucknell will celebrate Commencement for the Class of 2020 on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at 10 a.m. 

Each ceremony will be held on Malesardi Quadrangle.

Registration for Commencement Weekend events will open in January. Tickets will not be required for either Commencement ceremony if held outside on Malesardi Quad.

Please email with questions.

Graduate happily walks across stage

Congratulations, Parents!

Honor your graduate and their accomplishments by making a gift to Bucknell. You can choose to make a gift in honor of someone who has made an impact on your student at Bucknell. This may be a professor, a coach, a campus employee or a fellow student.

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.