Engineering Commencement

Silhouettes of graduating students

The School of Engineering will celebrate the Class of 2024 between May 17-19, 2024. More information regarding the ceremonies and livestreams will be shared as commencement weekend approaches.

Class of 2024

School of Engineering Graduate Programs Ceremony
Saturday, May 18 at 9:00AM - Gantcher Family Sports and Convocation Center

School of Engineering PhD students will be hooded by their thesis advisor and Master's students will individually recognized. Learn more about the SOE Graduate Programs Ceremony.

Baccalaureate Ceremony
Saturday, May 18 at 3:00PM - Gantcher Family Sports and Convocation Center

The Baccalaureate Ceremony for the senior class is a tradition that began in 1864. One senior is selected to give the Wendell Phillips Address, and the Tufts University President offers parting words to the class. The event is a multifaith and multicultural celebration honoring a diversity of spiritualities, philosophies, and cultures at Tufts in the form of music, readings, and blessings. All are welcome, and generally all members of the senior class and their families attend. Learn more about the Baccalaureate Ceremony.

All-University Commencement Ceremony (Phase I)
Sunday, May 19 at 9:00AM - The Green

Undergraduate and graduate students from the Class of 2024 will be collectively honored during the All-University Commencement Ceremony. Learn more about All-University Commencement Ceremony.

School of Engineering Undergraduate Ceremony (Phase II)
Sunday, May 19 beginning at 11:30AM - The Green between Ballou and Bendetson Hall

Undergraduate School of Engineering students from the Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering will be individually recognized during this ceremony. Learn more about the School of Engineering Undergraduate Ceremony.

Commencement Speakers

Fiona Hill, foreign intelligence advisor and author, will deliver the commencement address to the Class of 2024 during the All-University Commencement Ceremony (Phase I) on Sunday, May 19.

Reggie Brothers, E81, Principal at MIT Lincoln Laboratory and Operating Partner at AE Industrial, will deliver the commencement address during the School of Engineering's Undergraduate Ceremony (Phase II) on Sunday, May 19.

Arul Jayaraman, Executive Associate Dean of the Texas A&M University College of Engineering, will deliver the commencement address during the School of Engineering's Graduate Programs Ceremony on Saturday, May 18.