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Commencement

COMMENCEMENT 2022
Saturday, April 30, 2022, 10 a.m.
Shapiro Field House
Doors open at 8 a.m.

ROTC JOINT COMMISSIONING
Saturday, April 30, 2022, 2:30 p.m.
Shapiro Field House
Doors open at 1 p.m.


Congratulations, Norwich University Class of 2022! Your determination and effort have led to this final semester. You are to be commended for your perseverance and resolve during very challenging times. Norwich University looks forward to celebrating you and formally recognizing your accomplishments in the spring. In the meantime, as you continue to work toward completing your degree, be proud of your achievements and recognize the obstacles you have overcome. Norwich together, Norwich forever!

We are excited to be able to bring our graduating seniors together for an in-person Commencement ceremony, incorporating as many traditions as possible. 

On these pages please find specific details and options respective to our 2022 Commencement and Joint Commissioning ceremonies.

COVID-19 Information

Masks are optional for participants and attendees at all festivities and venues on campus. Continue to check this page in the event these guidelines change.

GENERAL

When is Commencement?
A virtual Commencement ceremony celebrating the Class of 2020 is scheduled 2 p.m. EDT. for Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Please check this website frequently for details and updates.

When is Commissioning?
For questions on Commissioning, please contact the appropriate NU ROTC branch office for specific service procedures and timelines:

Air Force ROTC
1 (802) 485-2460
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Army ROTC
1 (802) 485-2480
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Navy & Marines ROTC
1 (802) 485-2185
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For all other Commencement questions, please contact Academic Affairs and Events Coordinator Shaina Lyon: 1 (802) 485-3145

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When is Commencement for online students?
Commencement information for online bachelor’s and master’s students is available at the CGCS Residency website.

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