Information for the Class of 2020

Congratulations, Class of 2020! Keep an eye on your email and the events list on this page to help you make the most of your senior year and graduate on time.

Complete the diploma application by December 1

If you intend to graduate in December 2019, May 2020 or August 2020, you must complete the Wharton diploma application by December 1, 2019, to confirm your expected graduation date and enter the name you want to appear on your diploma.

Students who do not apply by December 1 will be placed on a registration hold.

If you have any questions about your graduation status, please contact your assigned Wharton advisor.

Dual-degree students should speak with both schools to confirm their graduation status.

Complete the diploma application here >>

Please note that you will receive a separate email in late March to register for the Wharton Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony.

Review the Graduation Action Items

Consider taking Wharton 401 or a Global Modular Course

WH 401: Integrative Business Simulation is an immersive, for-credit experiential learning opportunity that will challenge and build your business acumen.

Global Modular Courses are offered during school breaks. Students learn applicable business opportunities and practice through project- and team-based experiential learning in a geographic location relevant to the subject matter. Each year, a variety of courses are offered in different countries around the world.

Enjoy senior class traditions

Connect with classmates in celebration of your accomplishments at 100 Days to Graduation, Senior Reception, and Senior Salute.  Check the calendar throughout the year for more information on these and other senior events.

Participate in the Wharton Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony

The Wharton Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 17, 2020.

The University of Pennsylvania’s 264th Commencement ceremony will take place on Monday, May 18, 2020.

Students will receive an email in early March with information about the Wharton ceremony and how to register. Event dates and deadlines will be listed on the calendar below.