Important Update: New Location and Ticket Information for the Aug. 19, 2018 Commencement

August 2, 2018

To meet the demand for attendance at the Aug. 19, 2018 commencement, Wentworth Institute of Technology has announced a new, larger venue for the ceremony and important, new details about ticket distribution for family members planning to attend.

The ceremony will be held at 2:00 p.m. at the Seaport World Trade Center, Commonwealth Hall, at 1 Seaport Lane, Boston—very near the site that the university originally planned to use.

  • Graduating students will be allotted a maximum of seven tickets for guests.
  • Attendees must present the new tickets to gain admittance into the Seaport World Trade Center venue. Previously issued tickets cannot be accepted.
  • For questions or issues pertaining to the ceremony or distribution of tickets, contact Linda Werman at 617-989-4378 or

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