Widener Law Commonwealth is pleased to announce commencement plans that will recognize and honor our December 2022, May 2023, and August 2023 graduates. This year’s commencement ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, May 18.
Graduates will celebrate in person during a live-streamed ceremony, which will take place at 4:00 pm at the Scottish Rite Theatre and Ballroom, located at 2701 North 3rd Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
2023 Commencement Ceremony Live Webcast (Link will be available here)
2023 Commencement Guide (PDF)
We will host commencement information sessions on Tuesday, April 18 in A180 at 12:30pm and at 5:00pm. Regalia and ticket information will be available at this meeting.
Yes – you will receive an email with a link to Eventbrite ticketing on April 18. Clicking the link and completing the registration process will allow you to RSVP and to access guest tickets. You will have until May 6 to RSVP.
Each graduate will be permitted to bring 8 guests to the ceremony.
The Registrar’s Office will manage the distribution of any unused tickets. Information about obtaining additional tickets will be provided at the commencement meetings on April 18.
Yes. Guest tickets will be provided electronically via EventBrite and must be presented at the ceremony.
Widener Law Commonwealth seeks to ensure that each participant can equally access, and engage in, all commencement festivities.
To request an accommodation, please indicate your needs/the needs of your guest(s) by answering the required questions during the RSVP process in Eventbrite. All reasonable accommodations will be provided to the fullest extent possible.
Graduates should arrive no later than 3:00pm.
Yes. Professional photographers will be present to capture the moment each graduate crosses the stage and is honored for their achievements.
Yes. The ceremony will be live streamed and accessible on the live commencement webcast page.
Regalia will be available for pick up at the commencement information session that will be held on April 18. Cords will be distributed on May 18 at the Scottish Rite Theatre.
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