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SNHU Graduate Jesús in his regalia cap and gown

Event Schedule

Spring 2024 Commencement

Registration for Spring Commencement is open and graduates must register through an invitation sent to their SNHU email by April 21 to select between attending the in-person or virtual event. We invite you to preview an in-person ceremony and an immersive 360-degree virtual ceremony to learn more about each experience.

Schedule of Events

In-Person Commencement
May 4-5, 2024

SNHU Arena | 555 Elm St., Manchester, NH

Saturday, May 4
9:30 a.m. - On-Campus Programs
2:00 p.m. - Online Graduate Programs

Sunday, May 5
9:30 a.m. - Online Undergraduate Business and STEM Programs
2:00 p.m. - Online Undergraduate Healthcare, Liberal Arts, Nursing, and Social Sciences Programs

Virtual Commencement
May 25, 2024, at 2:00 p.m. ET

Stream the ceremony live or watch the recording later.

Future Dates
Fall 2024 Commencement: Nov. 23-24
Fall 2024 Virtual Commencement: Dec. 14
Spring 2025 Commencement: May 3-4
Spring 2025 Virtual Commencement: May 24

The Spring/Fall participation policy for eligible graduates is in the catalog for reference. Candidates who have an anticipated conferral degree date between February 1 and July 1 will be invited to attend a spring commencement ceremony. Candidates who have an anticipated conferral degree date between August 1 and January 1 will be invited to attend a fall commencement ceremony. The first step is to submit the Petition to Graduate by March 1 for the spring ceremony and Oct. 1 for the fall ceremony. Petitions submitted after the deadline will be assigned to the next available ceremony.