2023 Commencement Schedule
Graduate Commencement and Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 10 a.m. ET | Goodman Stadium (outdoors)
Recognizing master’s and doctoral candidates.
Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 5 p.m. ET | Packer Memorial Church
Baccalaureate service is part of the Lehigh graduation tradition.
Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony
Sunday, May 21, 2023 at 10 a.m. ET | Goodman Stadium (outdoors)
2023 Commencement Speakers
CJ McCollum '13
McCollum, Point Guard for the National Basketball Association's New Orleans Pelicans, entrepreneur and philanthropist, will deliver remarks at the Undergraduate Commencement on Sunday, May 21.
"It's an honor for me to be back on Lehigh's campus and to be asked to give the commencement speech 10 years after my own graduation." - CJ McCollum
Amy Weaver '23P
Weaver, president and chief financial officer at Salesforce and member of Lehigh's board of trustees, will deliver remarks at the Graduate Commencement and Doctoral Hooding Ceremony on Saturday, May 20.
"This ceremony is an important milestone as graduates prepare to embark on the next chapter of their lives, and I'm delighted to be a part of it." - Amy Weaver
Severe Weather Information
The commencement ceremonies will be held outdoors in Goodman Stadium. In the event of extreme weather conditions, a ceremony will move indoors. We recommend you review the severe weather information and monitor the page if weather may affect your ceremony.
Accessible Parking & Seating
Accessible parking and seating are available at the commencement ceremonies.
A step-by-step checklist to help students keep track of all the things they need to do in order to participate in the graduation ceremony.
Severe Weather Information
The commencement ceremonies will be held outdoors in Goodman Stadium. In the event of extreme weather conditions, a ceremony will move indoors. We recommend you review the severe weather information and monitor the page if weather may affect your ceremony. View severe weather information >
Accessible Parking & Seating Options
Accessible parking and seating are available at the University Commencement Ceremonies. View accessible parking & seating options >
Roses for Graduates
Honor your graduate’s accomplishments with a beautiful bouquet of roses. Available by the dozen and presented in a gift box with a gift card and personal message; the proceeds benefit the Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley. More details on how to pre-order will be available soon.
Download profile images, screensavers, virtual photo backgrounds, digital wallpaper, grad gifs, and more. Download digital celebration items here >
Celebrate the Class of 2023
Share in the excitement of commencement with your graduate.
*Proceeds benefit the Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley
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