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Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs Commencement June 2024

Saint Mary’s University will celebrate our 2023-2024 graduates in the Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs on Saturday, June 1, at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis.

Congratulations Graduates! We are proud of you and your success — and look forward to seeing what the future holds for you.

Reflections and President’s Remarks

The Very 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.

Virtual Commencement

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. 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.

Event Details

School of Graduate and Professional Programs Commencement June 2024


Saturday, June 1, 2024
Ceremony: 10 a.m.

Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall,
Minneapolis, MN  55403


There will be refreshments available for purchase at Orchestra Hall before the ceremony and alcoholic beverages available for purchase after the ceremony.


Commencement Program (PDF)