Commencement

Welcome to Chatham’s Commencement 2021 page! For all students graduating in December, please save the date for Fall Commencement, which is scheduled for Friday, December 10th at 2:00 p.m. As was done in the spring, Chatham will offer both an in-person graduate experience and a virtual ceremony option due to COVID. 

Photo of a graduation celebration on Chatham University's Shadyside Campus

Register for the In-Person Ceremony

Chatham is planning to hold a Fall 2021 Commencement ceremony on Friday, December 10th at 2:00 p.m. in the Athletic and Fitness Center (AFC).  If you are interested in participating in the ceremony, register today to secure your place. Each graduate participating in the ceremony may invite up to three guests. The deadline to RSVP is Wednesday, December 1st. 

Register for the Ceremony : Checkerboard 2 - Register for the In-Person Ceremony
Photo of President Finegold shaking hands with a smiling student on stage, both wearing graduation robes and caps

Graduation Photos

Graduation photos were offered on campus on November 18th and 19th, in the Welker Room in the James Laughlin Music Hall.