Commencement

The Grinnell College Commencement ceremony is traditionally held at 10 a.m. on the Monday before Memorial Day weekend. In 2019, Commencement will be held on Monday, May 20.

The ceremony provides a capstone to a weekend full of concerts, receptions, and other events that showcase and celebrate the achievements of the graduates and their time at Grinnell.

Please call 641-269-3178 with any questions regarding Commencement Weekend. Graduates, see the graduation checklist for a list of deadlines and requirements.

Weather Updates

As weather conditions change, it may be necessary to move some events from their planned locations. Check here for updates.

Commencement exercises will begin at 10 a.m. at the amphitheater on Central Campus.

Department Information

Joe Rosenfield Center, Suite 206
1115 8th Ave.
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States

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