Ariel view of WCU graduation

Commencement Schedule
For May 2024 Graduates

 

 

Arts & Humanities, College of

Undergraduates Only

Saturday, May 11
9:30am

Emillie K. Asplundh Concert Hall

Art + Design
English
History
Languages & Cultures
Philosophy
Theater & Dance
Women & Gender Studies

Sunday, May 12
9:30am

Emillie K. Asplundh Concert Hall

Communication & Media

Business & Public Management, College of

Undergraduates Only

Sunday, May 12
9:00am

Hollinger Field House

Management
Marketing

Sunday, May 12
12:00pm

Hollinger Field House

Economics & Finance
Accounting
Criminal Justice
Geography & Planning
Business Analytics

Education & Social Work, College of

Undergraduates Only

Friday, May 10
5:00pm

Hollinger Field House

Early and Middle Grades
Special Education
Secondary Education and K12 Health and Physical Education
Social Work

Health Sciences, College of

Undergraduates Only

Saturday, May 11
12:00pm

Hollinger Field House

Communication Science & Disorders
Health
Nutrition
Nursing

Saturday, May 11
3:30pm

Emillie K. Asplundh Concert Hall

Kinesiology
Sports Medicine

Sciences & Mathematics, College of the

Saturday, May 11
9:00am

Hollinger Field House

Psychology
Political Science
Anthropology & Sociology
Mathematics
Computer Science
Pharmaceutical Product Development

Saturday, May 11
12:30pm

Emillie K. Asplundh Concert Hall

Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Chemistry
Earth & Space
Physics

University College

Friday, May 10
6:00pm

Emillie K. Asplundh Concert Hall

Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Studies

The Graduate School

All Graduates

Saturday, May 11
3:00pm

Hollinger Field House

College of Education and Social Work
College of Arts and Humanities
School of Music

Saturday, May 11
6:00pm

Hollinger Field House

College of Health Sciences
College of Business and Public Management
College of the Sciences and Mathematics

Honors College

Thursday, May 9
8:00pm

Emillie K. Asplundh Concert Hall

 

32nd Annual Spring 2024

Kente Graduation Celebration

Thursday, May 9
6:00pm

Hollinger Field House

The Dowdy Multicultural Center is excited to coordinate the Kente Graduation Celebration, known affectionally by students and alumni as “Kente” which is an event that was created in the fall of 1992 to “honor and celebrate the achievements of multicultural students”. Kente has become a “true West Chester University tradition”. As the student body at West Chester University has grown in its cultural diversity, so has the event itself. Today, Kente is an event that affirms and celebrates the cultural identity of students who identify as Alaskan Native, Asian and Asian American, Black and African American, Caribbean American, Desi American, Latina/o/x, Native American, Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, and Multiracial.

Philadelphia Location

Saturday, May 11
9:30am

Hilton Penn's Landing

Undergraduate Ceremony

Saturday, May 11
12:00pm

Hilton Penn's Landing

Graduate Ceremony

Philly Commencement