UMass Dartmouth graduations postponed for second time

Aug 12, 2020

UMass Dartmouth is pushing back this year's graduation ceremony for the second time, the university announced Wednesday.

The original May 2020 Commencement ceremonies were postponed to October 9 and 10, but will now take place some time next year.

The university said they're committed to celebrating the accomplishments of the graduates of 2020 when its safe to do so.

“You finished your UMassD career under difficult circumstances, and you did so with grace, creativity, and passion,” Acting Chancellor Mark Preble said. “I commend you and look forward to a time when we call all celebrate together.”