Expect Challenge. Achieve Distinction.

With unprecedented challenges before us, we have never been more proud of you, our Norwich graduates. The world needs your strength, talent, grit, and compassion now more than ever. Take with you the leadership and readiness skills you have honed at Norwich — semper paratus — always be ready. You are well prepared to serve. We are proud.

Congratulations, Norwich Class of 2021!


RELIVE THE MOMENT: 2021 Commencement and Commissioning archives

Location by Program Finder

For more information, details, and alternate plans for inclement weather, please review our FAQs:

FAQs on Ceremonies FAQs on Arrival Logistics FAQs on Departure Protocols

Parking and Drop-Off

The campus will be well-marked for parking throughout the day, and parking attendants will be present to direct traffic.

Guests with valid Accessible Parking Permit/Placards or mobility limitations will be able to park at Shapiro Fieldhouse, and in designated accessible parking areas. Please comply with all posted signs and with parking staff direction.

Guests may be dropped off directly outside of Shapiro Fieldhouse. However, please be aware the road is narrow and turning around can often be difficult due to heavy pedestrian and passenger cart traffic around the venue.

Campus Map

Passenger carts

Passenger carts driven by authorized Norwich staff are available throughout the day to assist guests with transportation between venues and from parking lots. Carts circulate through campus regularly and may be flagged by guests at any time. Priority will go to guests with disabilities and/or limited mobility.

For our 2021 graduates, a look back...

In the face of a pandemic, The Hill and all its roads to and from are forever graced by your grit, strength and determination.

Thank you, Norwich Class of 2021. We are proud.

Norwich Together! Norwich Forever!

Smile for the camera

Selfies taken at commencement

Mark Collier, our stealth Norwich photographer, will be capturing those special candid moments throughout the day. Come back here after May 4th to enjoy the galleries and download your favorites. These images are free for personal use and sharing with friends and loved ones.

Available May 4, 2021:

Commencement
2021 Photo Gallery

Commissioning
2021 Photo Gallery

These images are free for personal use and sharing with friends and loved ones. Be sure to tag #NorwichGrad21 to discover even more candid shots from the day!

Formal Portraits

formal portraits sample

For the more formal approach, we offer traditional portraits (smiles optional).

Available May 11, 2021:

Commencement and Commissioning
2021 Formal Portraits

Formal portraits of the Norwich Class of 2021 graduates will be available for review and purchase by May 11.

Your time at Norwich has only just begun...

Welcome to the Norwich alumni family!

Norwich Network

The Norwich Record—alumni magazine. Find yourself in these and future pages of the Norwich Record.

Norwich Record | Spring 2021 | Alumni Magazine

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