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Welcome Class of 2018 Graduates and Families!

The 230th Commencement of Becker College will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the DCU  Center arena in Worcester, Massachusetts.

TO ENSURE YOUR SAFETY: Students and guests are asked not to bring any bags to Commencement. Backpacks, knapsacks, luggage, coolers, parcels, and briefcases CANNOT be brought into the DCU arena. Any bags measuring larger than 14″ x 16″ will NOT be permitted. There are no secure areas within the DCU to store such items during the ceremony, so please do not bring them with you. In addition, everyone entering the facility may be subject to a search. Again, these guidelines will be enforced for the safety and security of all participants and guests, in an effort to have a smooth and celebratory day for all!

All graduates should enter the DCU Center at Convention Center Doors 1 and 2 and can begin arriving at 8:30 a.m. Family and friends of the Class of 2018 are invited to be a part of this momentous day and will be admitted at Arena Doors 9-12, guests with disabilities should enter at Door 13, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Tickets are not required for attendance as there is ample seating for all.

The commencement ceremony is projected to last approximately 2 hours in length (subject to variation based on speakers). Ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m. and is expected to end by Noon.

To see a PDF of the 2018 Commencement guide, select one of the following options:

Commencement Guide for Families of Undergraduate Students

Commencement Guide for Families of Accelerated Students

To see a PDF of upcoming event dates go to: Commencement-2018 dates