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Wittenberg University celebrates its graduates and their tremendous academic achievement each year with Commencement Exercises.

Class of 2021 Commencement Exercises

Wittenberg successfully celebrated the Class of 2021 with two in-person Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 15, 2021.

State of Ohio Guidelines: Graduation Ceremonies

Groups for ceremonies were:

Group #1 – All Sciences and Education majors

  • MA Coaching
  • MA Education
  • MS Analytics
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Nursing
  • Exercise Science
  • Sport Management
  • Math
  • Computer Science
  • Education/Educational Studies
  • Psychology

Group #2 – Humanities and the Arts majors

  • Art
  • Communication & Digital Media
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Dance
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • History
  • International Studies
  • Music
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Religion
  • Sociology
  • Self-Designed
  • Theatre

Location: To allow for proper social distancing and safety, this year's event took place in Wittenberg Stadium on Edwards-Maurer Field. Following each ceremony, graduates recessed to our traditional Commencement Hollow for diploma retrieval and grab and go snacks.

Class of 2020 Announcement and Information

From the Archives:

Check out this story about one of Wittenberg's great Commencement traditions.

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