Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.
Penn State is exploring options for potential in-person May commencement ceremonies at University Park and the Commonwealth Campuses for spring 2021 graduates. Given ongoing challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all decisions and plans will be made with the health and safety of students, their families, and campus communities as the priority and in accordance with state and federal guidelines for gatherings.
More information will be shared as it becomes available.
News announcement about commencement—Penn State to explore options for in-person spring 2021 commencement ceremonies
If you have questions or need information, please contact Sally Maxwell, staff assistant, Registrar's Office, 724-430-4144, as soon as possible.
As a service to graduates, a representative from University Marketing takes photos at commencement. The photos are saved to Penn State Fayette's Flickr page after the event and can be downloaded without charge for noncommercial use.
Intent to Graduate
Students must file an intent to graduate online through the student services system LionPATH in the beginning of the semester in which they plan to graduate. Students who do not submit their intent to graduate by the deadline must contact the Campus Registrar directly.
Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus hold a Commencement Ceremony once a year during the month of May. Students who graduate in the Summer or Fall semesters are invited to participate in the Spring ceremony. All diplomas are mailed directly to the student’s home address following the ceremony.
Additional information can be found at Penn State's graduation website.