Celebrating KU's Class of 2020

Spring 2020 Commencement

  • The formal Spring 2020 commencement ceremony has been postponed to a future date.  Full details.

This week, Kutztown University will celebrate the class of 2020 virtually on what would have been its commencement weekend. 

Celebration Schedule


Tuesday, May 5

  • Welcome to the Roar

Whether you’re a member of the Class of 2020 or someone who loves a Kutztown University 2020 grad, Welcome to the Roar, from the KU Alumni Association! We are delighted to welcome a new class of alumni. Check out the Alumni Association's Senior Roar webpage, and see how we’re celebrating YOU!

  • Friends, Families, and Fellow Alumni: Help us send a ROAR out to the amazing and resilient Class of 2020. Find out how

Wednesday, May 6

    Thursday, May 7

    Friday, May 8

    • Chancellor Greenstein's message to State System class of 2020

    Chancellor Greenstein's message to State System class of 2020

    • Class of 2020 Facebook Profile Frame: Update your profile with these KU-themed profile frames.
    • A look at your home away from home: The town of Kutztown is a special place. Take a ride downtown with this video. (and in case you missed it, here's a ride through campus)

    Saturday, May 9

    Dr. Hawkinson shares a message with graduating students.

    Kutztown University's Faculty and Staff offer words of advice and congratulations to the class of 2020.

    Members of KU bands perform Kutztown University's Alma Mater (social distance version)

    Thanks to graduating senior Peyton Williams for compiling this video celebration of our graduates' achievements. Congratulations to all of you! Be proud, stay golden and welcome to the roar! #KutztownU2020 #ItsGoodToBeGolden

    Past Ceremonies Coverage

    Looking for past commencement events?  View our Past Coverage