Elms College will hold its 86th Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the MassMutual Center, Springfield. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.; procession begins at 9:30.

Academic and Ceremonial Events Schedule


Individuals attending any of these events who may need disability-related accommodations should contact Tynisha Henderson, director of S.A.S.S., at 413-265-2333 or hendersont@elms.edu.

Graduating seniors, please note that all financial obligations must have been met by March 24. Outstanding balances beyond this date could result in a hold on your application for graduation, thus not allowing a diploma to be conferred.

For the media

Media Info Packet (PDF)

Press Kit: Includes press release, Elms College info and statistics, and speeches. (PDF)