• Students toss their hats to celebrate commencement.

  • Students walk to Chambers to line up for commencement.

  • Since 1919, Davidson College's ROTC program has been commissioning second lieutenants into the United States Army.


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Davidson College's 180th Commencement will take place on the front lawn of campus on Sunday, May 15, 2016. In case of inclement weather the event will be held inside John M. Belk Arena.

A live stream of commencement will begin at 9:50 a.m. Live coverage of the ceremonies allows students to share this important event with loved ones who are unable to attend the ceremony.

In addition to the commencement ceremony, family and friends of students are welcome to attend a number of events held on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, including Senior Soiree, department open houses, the ROTC commissioning ceremony and performances by the Davidson College Chorale featuring senior soloists and the Jazz Ensemble. Review the commencement schedule for dates and times.