2024 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-sixth Champlain College commencement! The ceremony for our on-campus undergraduate Class of 2024 will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, May 11 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.


National Anthem
Root7 a cappella

Board of Trustees Welcome
Judith W. O’Connell, Chair, Board of Trustees

Convening of the Commencement Exercises
Dr. Monique Taylor, Provost & Chief Academic Officer

Alumni Message
Isabel Schonemann ’22

Senior Address
Annabel Kusnitz, Communication & Creative Media

Message from the President
Alejandro Hernandez

Conferring of Honorary Degree, Honoris Causa
Led by Alejandro Hernandez

Presented to:
Marcelle Leahy, Doctor of Public Service, Honoris Causa
Senator Patrick Leahy, Doctor of Public Service, Honoris Causa

Presented by:
Dr. Katheryn Wright, Professor, Core Division
Adam Goldstein, Associate Professor, Division of Information Technology & Sciences

Address to the Graduates
Marcelle Leahy

Presentation of Candidates for Degrees
Dr. Monique Taylor
The Class of 2024

Conferring of Bachelor’s Degrees
Alejandro Hernandez

(Please remain in place until after the academic
procession has filed from the room.)

Post-Graduation Gathering

More 2024 On-Campus Undergraduates
On-Campus Undergraduate 2024 Commencement Livestream
Class of 2024 Candidates for On-Campus Undergraduate Degrees
Senior Annabel Kusnitz to Give Commencement Address