Students stand lined up holding flags representing the different countries they are from.

Georgetown Celebrates Commencement 2019

Georgetown celebrates the achievements of its graduating students and the faculty, family and friends who support and inspire them during 2019 Commencement Weekend, May 16-19.

Brian Ferguson stands outside with Healy Hall in the background.Prison Justice and Reform Advocate, Alumnus Shares His Story With Seniors

Senior Convocation speaker Brian Ferguson (C’18), once wrongfully convicted and imprisoned for more than a decade, will talk about his time at Georgetown and his preparations for studying at University of Oxford as a Marshall Scholar. Read more about Brian Ferguson's work with returning citizens.

#HOYAS2019: Share your memories, pictures and words of wisdom for the Class of 2019

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Meet the Class of 2019

Students in the Class of 2019, having won prestigious scholarships, conducted groundbreaking research, studied abroad and participated in public service activities during their time at Georgetown, are ready to make their impact on the world. Read more about members of the Class of 2019.

Infographic with map showing at least one graduating senior from 48 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam and at least one from 68 nations.

Graduates cheer with applause as they wear their caps and gowns.Georgetown Announces 2019 Commencement Speakers

World-famous chef and humanitarian José Andrés and bestselling author Chimamanda Adichie are among those scheduled to speak at Georgetown's 2019 Commencement May 16-19. Read more about the 2019 Commencement speakers.

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