Winter 2021 Commencement

Graduation Cerermonies Postponed
Update—December 4, 2020: We regret to announce that our winter 2021 commencement ceremonies scheduled for Sunday, January 24, 2021 must be postponed until a time in 2021 when it is possible and safe to hold such an event at the Chase Center. This postponement is in the best interest of the public health and safety, and in accordance with direction from the State of Delaware. When we are able to confidently reschedule commencement, gaps and gowns will be mailed to all students who indicated they will attend commencement on their application for graduation.
Please see Coronavirus Information and Updates for other important University updates.

Graduate Information

Graduation is the culmination of your college career and the administration, faculty and staff at Wilmington University want to provide you with the information you will need to make your graduation memorable.

Commencement Ceremony Details

Important information and instructions for all graduates and guests attending the Commencement ceremony.

Graduation Procedures

Are you ready to graduate? Find out here with step-by-step instructions to assist you in making a decision.


Here is where you will find the process for issuing diplomas.


Information regarding how your Commencement photos may be purchased.

Ordering Graduation Announcements

Find out how to order your announcements.

Driving Directions

Please see the maps for each Commencement location.


Out of town guests can book a room at the Westin Hotel attached to the Chase Center.


Most frequently asked questions.