Commencement June 2023
Reflections and President’s Remarks
The Rev. James P. Burns, IVD, Ph.D., is the 14th president of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. His leadership has advanced the school’s strategic plan, “Building a Future Full of Hope,” which embraces a tradition of ethical leadership, character, and social impact while focusing on growth through excellence and innovation.
Our live stream will begin approximately 30 minutes prior to commencement. The ceremony will be available afterwards on our YouTube channel.
Use the link below to watch the ceremony live or to view a recording after the ceremony.
There will be an opportunity for families, friends, and faculty to take photos after the event outside of the main hall at Orchestra Hall while maintaining COVID-19 safety protocols. Individual graduate photos will be taken at the event by a professional photographer. Information on purchasing these photos will be sent to the graduates email address after the ceremony.
School of Graduate and Professional Programs Commencement January 2023
Monday, June 5, 2023
Student Check-in: 3 p.m.
Ceremony: 5 p.m.
1111 Nicollet Mall,
Minneapolis, MN 55403