Commencement

Welcome to Chatham’s Spring Commencement 2021 page! 

On this page, you can access the Virtual Commencement Ceremony at any time that’s convenient for you. You will also find videos and photographs from Chatham's range of celebrations and ceremonies, such as the Graduation Toast; the physically distanced, unique in-person Commencement Experience; Multicultural Graduation; Lavender Graduation; and individual academic program events. 

 

Commencement Highlights

Congrats to all our Spring 2021 graduates! Whether you participated in the In-Person Experience or are just hosting a Virtual Ceremony, we wish you all the best. Click play on the video to the right to watch highlights from campus celebrations and hear from some of our ceremony speakers.

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Virtual Ceremony

You’ve come a long way! Join us for your Virtual Commencement ceremony, featuring the presentation of our graduates and congratulatory remarks from alumna, featured speaker and honorary doctorate recipient, Wilkinsburg Mayor Marita Garrett, MAP ’15. Available for viewing at any time that is convenient for you.

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How to Host a Virtual Graduation Celebration

You can celebrate 2021 Commencement when you want, how you want. Click the link below to view some suggestions to make your celebration special, but feel free to get creative!

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In-Person Experience

Chatham held optional, physically distant in-person commencement experiences for students at Shadyside Campus and Eden Hall Campus, with livestreams for family and friends. You can watch the recordings by clicking the link below, and be sure to visit Chatham's Spring Commencement 2021 album where you can download professional photos until June 1st. Simply click on a photo, click on the down arrow icon in the top right corner, and then download.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve gathered a selection of FAQs to answer your questions about Commencement and the events surrounding it.

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