Commencement at Wentworth

August 18th at the Seaport World Trade Center | 10am

Welcome to Commencement at Wentworth!

Date of next ceremony

Sunday, August 18th, 2019 | 10:00 AM


Seaport World Trade Center
1 Seaport Lane, Boston, MA 02210

Number of Tickets

Graduates will be allocated up to 5 (five) tickets

For Graduates

Information about applying to graduate


Check your eligibility on the Registrar's Website

Congratulations! We’re excited to celebrate your achievement with you. You will find some useful information here, including how to register for graduation, when and where to get your cap and gown, what to expect during the ceremony and how to get there.

The August 2019 Commencement is the first at Wentworth for the university’s 5th president, Mark A. Thompson, Ph.D. President Thompson looks forward to celebrating with you and your families.

Updates on the ceremony will be published here as they become available. If you have questions, please contact Linda Werman at or 617-989-4378. Thank you.

students waiting to graduate
Jun 28th
Student Opportunity Application
Jul 1st
Graduation Application Deadline
Jul 30th
Caps & Gowns
Aug 15th
Senior Celebration Kickoff
Aug 18th
Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Features

Welcoming Mark A. Thompson, Ph.D

President Mark A. Thompson, Ph.D

President Mark Thompson hosts his first commencement ceremony at Wentworth on August 18, 2019. He comes to us from Quinnipiac University, where he served as executive vice president and provost, and led the establishment of engineering and medical schools. His career in education spans more than 25 years, during which he earned a reputation as a popular advocate for students on campus.

Learn more about President Thompson

Commencement Speaker: Jody Rose

Jody Rose, Commencmeent Speaker

Jody Rose is the President of the New England Venture Capital Association, where she collaborates closely with local venture and startup communities. She also co-founded Hack.Diversity—a program that connects Black and Latino STEM students with internships at major tech firms. Her work earned her a spot on Boston Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in Boston” list in 2018.

Learn more about Jody Rose

Student Commencement Opportunities

One of the highlights of commencement is hearing from our students in their roles as student commencement speaker and as performer of the National Anthem. We would like to invite you to apply for one of these roles and represent your fellow graduating classmates.

How to Apply