Commencement 2021

HGSE flagAll 2021 Harvard University Commencement ceremonies will be taking place online on Thursday, May 27, 2021.  View the email from President Bacow to the Harvard community. For more information about the University-wide Commencement, please click here for FAQ Guidance.

To capture as many ideas as possible, we ask students who have thoughts about ways to make the virtual Commencement activities celebratory and engaging to please submit them via this form.

Students should utilize the various pages on this website for specific information related to Commencement 2021.  Any questions about HGSE plans can be directed to Kevin Boehm at

Congratulations to all HGSE Candidates for graduation!