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Butler University Degree Conferral


Congratulations to our graduates!

Commencement represents the culmination of a student's academic achievement. It is a time of celebration and reflection for students, families, friends, faculty and staff. It brings together a diverse community to share in the joy of accomplished goals.

Spring 2020 Celebration of Class Ceremony

Join us for a Celebration of Degree Conferral on Saturday, May 9. The video is available to watch here.

Winter Commencement 2020

Butler University announced April 16, 2020 that the University will hold a formal Commencement ceremony for all May, August, and December 2020 graduates on Friday, December 18, in Hinkle Fieldhouse. More information will be forthcoming.

Spring Commencement 2021

Each spring, we are excited to welcome Butler families to historic Hinkle Fieldhouse as we recognize the achievements of the graduating class. This year, the Spring Commencement Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 8, 2021.

Student Reflection Speakers

Graduates are invited to share their experiences and reflections at Commencement.