Penn State celebrated the accomplishments of graduates during its spring 2021 commencement ceremonies May 7 through May 9. This spring the University awarded approximately 14,400 diplomas to students University-wide who are completing associate, baccalaureate, master, law, doctoral and medical degrees. All figures listed are estimates as of April 5; totals do not include the Pennsylvania College of Technology.
A look behind the scenes as Penn State President Eric Barron and Vice President and Provost Nicholas Jones hosted the streaming of the University's virtual 2020 Spring Commencement ceremony, live from studios at WPSU-TV on May 9.
This spring, about 14,000 Penn State graduates received diplomas across the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, many in ceremonies at campuses other than University Park. This photo album offers glimpses of these graduates and the commencement ceremonies held throughout Pennsylvania the weekend of May 3-5, 2019.