Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

The University of Chicago’s 533rd virtual Convocation ceremony, as well as the special rendering of “Remedy” performed by Voices, a University of Chicago A Cappella group, can be viewed below.


Celebration of 2020 Graduates
Share your Class of 2020 memories, photos, and reflections, as we recognize your accomplishments! Use our specially designed Class of 2020 social media tools to celebrate and share your success with friends and family.

Speakers, contact information, and links to the virtual ceremonies can be found on the Virtual Ceremonies Schedule.

FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2020

9:00 AM | The School of Social Service Administration
11:00 AM | The Division of the Social Sciences
12:00 PM | The Divinity School
2:00 PM | Class Day
4:30 PM | The Division of the Humanities


9:15 AM | University-wide Ceremony
11:00 AM | The William B. and Catherine V. Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies
11:00 AM | The Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
11:30 AM | The Law School
12:00 PM | The Division of the Physical Sciences
4:30 PM | The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

SUNDAY, JUNE 14, 2020

College Diploma Ceremonies

10:00 AM | Max Palevsky Residential Commons
11:15 AM | Renee Granville-Grossman Residential Commons East
12:15 PM | Renee Granville-Grossman Residential Commons West
1:00 PM | International House and Stony Island Hall
1:45 PM | Burton-Judson Courts
2:30 PM | Campus North Resident Commons West and Vue 53
3:30 PM | Campus North Residential Commons East
4:30 PM | Snell-Hitchcock Hall

All ceremony times are Central Standard Time (CDT).

View the Five Hundred Thirty-Third Convocation Program

The University of Chicago’s 533rd Convocation

The 533rd Convocation of the University of Chicago was held virtually on Saturday, June 13, 2020. During the ceremony the University President Robert J. Zimmer conferred degrees to all candidates, and along with Provost Ka Yee. C Lee, the Deans of all Schools and Divisions, and University Marshal Victoria E. Prince, acknowledged the achievements of the 2020 graduates.

The University of Chicago A Capella group "Voices"

Voices, a student-run a cappella group from the University of Chicago, has produced a special rendition of Son Lox's "Remedy" to open the 533rd Convocation.