Commencement Day Schedule

Join us at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 13, 2020 for WOU’s 163rd annual commencement ceremony. The program will proceed as follows:

  • 10:00 a.m. the opening music begins
  • 10:02 a.m. the National Anthem is sung by a WOU graduate and interpreted by a WOU graduate
  • 10:03 a.m. President Rex Fuller delivers a welcome address to students and their friends and family
  • 10:06 a.m. Greetings from the Chair of Western Oregon University’s Board of Trustees Betty Komp
  • 10:07 a.m. Recognition of Outstanding Students. Student Speakers.
  • 10:24 a.m. Degree Conferral
  • 10:25 a.m. Move the Tassel!

We are continuing to work to incorporate additional features and options for a virtual interaction with faculty and fellow graduates. Please check back for more information.



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