Penn Graduate Student Center

Graduation Activities

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Awards Ceremony & Alumni Reception

Friday, May 13, 2016, 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Common Room Front (1st Fl), Grad Center, 3615 Locust Walk

All members of the Penn community and all graduate and professional alumni are invited to this reception.  Learn more about the graduate community at Penn, and help us honor the following graduating student leaders:

Recipients of the President’s & Provost’s Citation for Exceptional Commitment to Graduate and Professional Student Life:
Alixandra Barasch (Wharton)
Teni Ugbah (GSE)
Kelsey VanGelder (SAS/Chemistry)

Recipients of the Andy Binns Impact Award for Outstanding Service to Graduate and Professional Student Life:
Miriam Archibong (Law)
Benjamin Ediger (Biomedical Graduate Studies)
Katherine France (Dental)
Stephen Iacovo (Law/Wharton)
Aurora MacRae-Crerar (SAS/Biology)
Samantha Miller (Law)
Paul Welfer (SAS/Organizational Dynamics)
Andy Wu (Wharton)

Graduation Breakfast

Monday, May 16, 2016, 07:45 AM - 09:00 AM
Common Room Front (1st Fl), Grad Center, 3615 Locust Walk, Common Room Back (1st Fl), Grad Center, 3615 Locust Walk

All graduating graduate and professional students and their families and friends are invited to a pre-commencement breakfast at the Grad Center. Bagels, pastries, and (of course) coffee and tea will be served. We'll help you with your robe and hood too!

The Grad Center makes a great meeting place for you and your loved ones following the commencement ceremony too.

Get information on the University's commencement ceremony.

Common Room Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 9AM-8PM
Friday: 9AM-6PM
Saturday-Sunday: 12PM-6PM

Graduate Student Center

3615 Locust Walk
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia PA 19104-6221