GW School of Business Commencement



School of Business Commencement Week Schedule

The full 2017 Commencement schedule is now available!


Commencement Gala

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Email Invitation Only – RSVP Required – Graduates are allowed ONE paid guest only – NO Exceptions

  • 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
    JW Marriott
    1331 Pennsylvania Ave, NW • Washington, DC 20004
    (Directions)

Undergraduate Celebration

Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • 11:45 am – Student lineup
    Funger Hall Lobby
    2201 G Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052
    (Directions)
  • 1:00 pm – Celebration Ceremony
    Charles E. Smith Center
    600 22nd Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052
    (Directions)
  • Following the Ceremony – Graduate/Family Reception
    Duques Hall, Oglethorpe Great Hall
    2201 G Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052

GWSB Awards Ceremony

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Invitation Only – RSVP Required

  • 6:00 pm – Awards Ceremony
    Marvin Center Betts Theatre
    800 21st Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052
    (Directions)

Masters & Doctoral Celebration

Friday, May 19, 2017

  • 1:45 pm – Student lineup
    Funger Hall Lobby
    2201 G Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052
    (Directions)
  • 3:00 pm – Celebration Ceremony
    Charles E. Smith Center
    600 22nd Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052
    (Directions)
  • Following the Ceremony – Graduate/Family Reception
    Duques Hall, Oglethorpe Great Hall
    2201 G Street, NW • Washington, DC 20052

University Commencement

Sunday, May 21, 2017 

  • 8:30 am – All Graduates Line-Up for Procession
  • 9:30 am – Procession begins
  • 10:00 am – George Washington University Commencement, The National Mall

You may also visit commencement.gwu.edu for more information.


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