Commencement 2019 is Sunday, May 26

phone  Questions about the weekend’s events? Contact Conferences and Special Events at (413) 542-7666.

aerial view of Greenway dorms and campus

On-Campus Housing for Families

Amherst offers residence hall housing at a nominal fee to families of graduating seniors. Learn more and register (registration deadline is May 1).

Commencement Map

Commencement Map

Commencement locations, parking, headquarters and general information are identified on this map for your convenience. 


Find speeches, photos and multimedia from previous years in our Commencement archive.

Future Commencements

2020: Sunday, May 24
2021: Sunday, May 23
2022: Sunday, May 22

Questions About Housing?

If you have any questions, please contact Paula Mieczkowski at Find more information about housing.

Housing for Commencement 2019 will open in early December, 2018.