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Summer commencement is Saturday

Summer commencement at University Park is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, in the Bryce Jordan Center.

CommencementSummer commencement at University Park is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, in the Bryce Jordan Center.

Doors open at 9 a.m. Graduates should arrive by 9:30 a.m. and enter Gate B. Once in the building, enter the arena floor via Portal 15 and sit in your college's section; alphabetical arrangement is not necessary. Graduates should be in their seats at least 20 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony.

The ceremony will last approximately 90 minutes and include remarks by President Eric Barron, the conferring of degrees, individual recognition of each graduate while crossing the stage, and a welcome into the Penn State Alumni Association.

A seating chart is available as a PDF: http://www.psu.edu/ur/pdf/summer_seating_chart.pdf

Friends and family who cannot attend can view the Summer Commencement Live Stream at http://commencement.psu.edu/summer-streaming.html online.

For more information, visit http://commencement.psu.edu/summerundergrad.html online.

By Annemarie Mountz (August 2017)