Commencement Program: 10 AM Ceremony

Wondering what the run-of-show will be during the 10 AM Champlain College commencement ceremony for on-campus undergraduates?

Welcome to the one hundred forty-fifth Champlain College commencement! The ceremony for our on-campus undergraduate Class of 2023 will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, May 13 at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction, Vermont. View a brief run-of-show below.

A livestream will be available on the homepage of this commencement website.

PROCESSIONAL

NATIONAL ANTHEM
Root7 a cappella

BOARD OF TRUSTEES WELCOME
Colin Owyang, Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees

CONVENING OF THE COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES
Dr. Monique Taylor, Provost & Chief Academic Officer

CLASS OF 2023 SENIOR ADDRESS
Olivia Sommerer ’23, Degree Design Lab

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT
Alejandro Hernandez

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE, HONORIS CAUSA
Led by Alejandro Hernandez

Presented to Dr. Aminata Touré, Doctor of Humane Letters, Honoris Causa

Presented by Erik Esckilsen, Professor, Core Division

ADDRESS TO THE GRADUATES
Dr. Aminata Touré

PRESENTATION OF CANDIDATES FOR DEGREES
Dr. Monique Taylor

CONFERRING OF BACHELOR DEGREES
Alejandro Hernandez

RECESSIONAL

POST-GRADUATION GATHERING
Expo North & Outdoors

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Class of 2023 Candidates for Online Graduate Degrees
Class of 2023 Candidates for Online Undergraduate Degrees
Class of 2023 Candidates for On-Campus Undergraduate Degrees