Congratulations to all Franklin Pierce University Class of 2020 graduates! When you receive your diploma, you will proudly join more than 20,000 Franklin Pierce alumni across the United States and the World.
Thank you to all who were able to join us on the Rindge Campus and through our Live
Webcast for the 2019 Ceremony!
See a time-lapse of the event to the right!
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. – Commencement Reception, Rindge Students, Spagnuolo Hall. Kick off the Commencement celebration with food & friends. Grab your cap, gown, and Honor Cords. Pick up your gift from the Alumni Association. Visit each table for your chance to win Red Sox vs. Yankees tickets!.
All students should order their cap and gown by 3/31/20. See more details about your cap & gown.
3:15 p.m. – Rindge Students line up in front of the Fieldhouse with cap and gown
3:30 p.m. – Honors Convocation for Rindge Students, Fieldhouse - Graduating Students Must Arrive in Cap & Gown
4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.– Class of 2019 Senior Send-Off Festival & Cookout in Senior Village for Rindge Students
5:00 p.m. – CGPS Honors & Awards Ceremony, Manchester Center, Manchester, NH
6:00 p.m. –7:30 p.m.- CGPS Graduation Reception will be in the Manchester Center, Manchester, NH.
6:30 p.m. – The Last Lab: Fun Run. Pick-up at the Lakeview Shuttle Stop for Rindge Students
8:00 p.m. – Residence Halls Close
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.- Senior Brunch, Sodexo Dining Services
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. - Rehearsal for Rindge Students, DiGregorio Parking Lot (Commencement Venue)
1:00 p.m. – Hooding Ceremony for CGPS DPT Students, Fieldhouse
1:00 p.m– 3:30 p.m. – Green Move Out for Rindge Students
4:00 p.m. – Baccalaureate for Rindge Students, Fieldhouse
*Students should line up outside the Fieldhouse at 3:45 p.m. with their cap and gown.*
5:30 p.m. – Honorary Degree Recipient Dinner (Pearly House)
9:00 p.m. – 11:45 p.m. – Senior Fire for Rindge Students
8:30 a.m. – Students arriving from off campus line up at Marcucella Hall
9:00 a.m. – Students on the Rindge campus line up at Marcucella Hall
10:30 a.m. – Commencement Ceremony - Graduating Students Must Arrive in Cap & Gown
12:30 p.m. – Family Reception (Library Courtyard)
Plan your trip to the Rindge Campus.
Traffic flow for commencement is one-way through campus.
Take a look at the 2019 Commencement photos.
Photos taken right after walking off the stage with diploma. Order photos of your graduate from our partner, Grad Images.