Class of 2023 Undergraduate

73rd Commencement Exercises

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The 73rd Commencement for Undergraduate Exercises will take place on Sunday, May 21, 2023.

Classroom and Marshal Assignments can now be found at Life@.

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Undergraduate Ceremony Speaker: Marcela Orvañanos de Rovzar
Recipient of an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree.

Doctor of Laws honorary degree will also be bestowed upon Mary Beth Powers.

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Egan School of Nursing & Health Studies Pinning Ceremony

College of Arts & Sciences Reception

Dolan School of Business Reception

School of Engineering Reception

Baccalaureate Mass

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Undergraduate Commencement Exercises


Where will the ceremony be held?
Will there be indoor viewing locations?
Will the ceremony be live-streamed for those who are unable to attend?
How long will the ceremony last?
How may I obtain a Commencement program?
Is there an Inclement and Severe Weather Plan?


How many tickets can I receive?
How are tickets obtained?
Where do I find my online ticket account?
What if I lost my tickets?
What if do not have a ticket?
Do infants require a ticket?
Are there any special arrangements for guests with physical disabilities?


What am I required to wear to Commencement?
How do I order my regalia?
Where do I pick up my regalia?


When will the Baccalaureate Mass be held?


When will the Undergraduate Family Dance take place?
When will the Undergraduate Student Receptions take place?


How can I be sure I am completing all the Commencement-related tasks?
When is the Commencement Guideline Meeting?
Is student transportation being provided from the Beach?
What are the Procession Instructions?
What if I am a double major?
Will my picture be taken at Commencement?
Will there be printed announcements available for graduates to send to relatives and friends?
Where and when do I get my diploma?


Where should I park?
Where should I park if I am disabled?
When will the Stag Spirit Shop be open during Commencement Week?
How do I obtain a graduation invitation letter for international family members applying for a visitor’s visa?
Is there space available on campus for a private reception during Commencement weekend?
Where should I make a hotel reservation?
How do I stay Connceted with Fairfield after graduation?
What if my Commencement question was not addressed?


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Throwback Photos

Class of 2019 Alumni & Family Weekend image

2019 Alumni & Family Weekend

Class of 2023 Move-in Day image

Class of 2023 Move-in Day

Class of 2023 Orientation image

Class of 2023 Orientation

Presidential Ball 2022 photo

Presidential Ball 2022

Class of 2023 Facebook Group

The Fairfield University Class of 2023 Facebook Group.

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Commencement Photos

Graduates can locate their graduation photos online by visiting

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