For Family & Friends

Prior to the Ceremony

Please confirm with your graduating student that they have registered for the Commencement ceremony.

Day of the Ceremony

  • The Summer 2017 Commencement will be held on Sunday, August 20, at 2:00 p.m. at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion.
  • Doors to the ceremony will open at 1:00 p.m. In the past, ceremonies have lasted two to three hours, so please keep that in mind when making reservations.
  • Ticketed seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Each graduate will have six guest tickets. However, a ticket is required for entry. For those who need wheelchair seating, please email at commencement@wit.edu.
  • Wentworth will be streaming Commencement online to allow people to view the ceremony remotely.

Memorabilia and Keepsakes

Photos of Commencement

Commencement Photos, Inc. will take a picture of every graduate as the graduate receives his/her diploma from the president. Information will be sent home to graduates' families before Commencement with information about the company's products and services. After Commencement day, graduates will receive a proof of this photo and information for placing an order, or you can view package and ordering information online.

Other Memorabilia

Wentworth memorabilia will be available for purchase on site through the Wentworth Bookstore.