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Commencement ceremonies will be held on Friday, May 12, 2023

After many years of hard work, it is time for graduation!

As we plan for your graduation, we will post information below. 

Best Wishes,
DSU 2023 Commencement Committee

Register for Graduate Photos

When: Beginning Monday, March 27 – 31, 2023
Where: MLK Student Center, 1st Floor TV Lounge
How to schedule:, school code 721 Questions? 1-800-OUR-YEAR™ (687-9327), Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm.

Portraits will be taken in your own Business Attire and Cap & Gown. Cap/Gown attire will be provided.
Don’t forget that you can use these portraits for your Professional Networking and Job Search sites.
Please do not miss this opportunity to be photographed for Senior Portraits on campus!


Candidates for graduation should submit their application to the Records Office (302.857.6375) immediately.


The deadline to order regalia is March 15. Due to nationwide shipping delays, we encourage students to order immediately at

Undergraduate Commencement

8:00 a.m.
Alumni Stadium
University-Wide Commencement Exercises
Keynote Address by Delaware Native and Award-Winning Country Music Star Jimmie Allen.
This ceremony will include a full platform party, the state’s legislative delegation and VIP guests
(NOTE: Undergraduate students will be recognized at this ceremony)

Graduate Commencement

11:00 a.m.
School of Graduate and Extended Studies
Tubman Laws

Keynote Speaker: International President of Alpha Phi Alpha Willis Lonzer, class of 1990