University of Maryland Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony May 22nd 1 pm #UMDgrad

UMD Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement

We are excited to celebrate our Spring 2020 graduates! Presided over by President Loh, the virtual campus-wide commencement ceremony will be streamed live across multiple platforms on May 22, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. and include remarks from Citrupa (Kat) Gopal ‘20, a biological sciences major, and Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer '63. The university will also confer honorary doctorates to Hiram Whittle ‘52, the first African-American male undergraduate student admitted to UMD in 1951, and Elaine Johnson Coates ‘59, the first African-American female student admitted in 1955. For more details about commencement activities, visit

Following the conclusion of the UMD Virtual Commencement Ceremony, viewers will be directed to a College of Education Virtual Ceremony. Join us on social media by sharing with #UMDgrad and #EdTerps. We applaud our newest UMD alumni!