Commencement 2020

The 73rd Commencement of Bethel University has been rescheduled for Sunday, Aug. 16, 2 p.m.

This will be a combined ceremony in which traditional, adult and graduate students will all participate.

Weekend Events

 Party at the Ponds has been cancelled.


Before contacting the university with questions about commencement, please review this website. If you still have questions, feel free to contact the appropriate staff.
  • MSN Graduate programs and BSN Completion students should contact Janet Praklet
  • Students in Traditional BSN and ADN should contact Jeanne Fox.

For Graduates

Visit for full details from the Registrar (go to Resources - Registrar - Commencement 2020).

For Guests

A live stream of the day's ceremonies will be made available here.