The Class of 2010 and Commencement Weekend, by the Numbers

May 20, 2010

AMHERST, Mass. — On Sunday, May 23, Amherst College celebrated its 189th commencement, at 10 a.m. on the school’s Main Quadrangle.

Commencement Weekend Information

Commencement Morning

Graduating seniors gather for Commencement with their caps and gowns in the Alumni Gymnasium at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday. Breakfast will be available in the gym starting at 8 a.m. Commencement staff and the student marshals will be lining up the procession as planned during the Commencement rehearsal. Students process up Memorial Hill and around the Main Quadrangle at 10 a.m. and are seated accordingly.