Commencement Schedule of Events

100 Days till Graduation Celebration

Thursday, January 30, 2020 
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. 
Steve Heck Room, 1140 Boylston Street

Graduating students, this one's for you. Celebrate your accomplishments and reflect on your time here at Berklee as we celebrate your upcoming graduation. Enjoy food, activities, and a raffle drawing for a diploma frame.

Graduation Cap Decorating

Monday, April 27–Thursday, May 7, 2020
10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Center for Campus Life
150 Massachusetts Avenue, Game Lounge
Boston, MA 

The Office for Campus Life will be offering free supplies for members of the Class of 2020 interested in decorating their caps. Please bring your cap and Berklee ID to the Center for Campus Life, and get creative!

Senior Week: Leaving Your Mark

Wednesday, April 29
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Solomont Lounge, outside the Berklee Caf
160 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 

Graduating students are invited to participate in an art-themed activity to commemorate your time here. Come reflect and leave your mark at Berklee.

Senior Week: A Night at the Movies

Wednesday, April 29
8:00 p.m.
Regal Fenway
201 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 

Join your fellow graduates at a private screening of one of two feature films for only $5 per ticket. Tickets will go on sale April 1. You must have a valid student ID and proof that you’re a graduating student. Tickets are limited and first-come, first-served. You can purchase yours at the Center for Campus Life.

Commencement Concert

Friday, May 8, 2020
7:30 p.m.
Agganis Arena
Boston University
925 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 

A highlight of the weekend's festivities, this is a student concert held in tribute to our honorary degree recipients. Tickets are required for entrance.

The commencement concert will be streamed live online.


Saturday, May 9, 2020
9:45 a.m.
Agganis Arena
Boston University
925 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 

Graduates need to arrive at their appointed call time, which is listed on the information sheet in the cap and gown packet. Invitations are required for all guests. 

The commencement ceremony will be streamed live online.