Commencement Dates

  • Class of 2021 Commencement ceremony was scheduled for Saturday, May 22, 2021, 9:00 a.m. on the academic quad.
  • Class of 2020 Commencement ceremony was rescheduled for Sunday, May 23, 2021, 9:00 a.m. on the academic quad.

Photos Available

TSS Photography has now released the photos from both the Class of 2021 and Class of 2020 commencement ceremonies. Look for an email from TSS Photography. If you do not see an email, check your spam and/or promotions folder before contacting Jennifer.Lambertz@tssphotography. When sending an email, please provide your school, first and last name, and email address for receiving the photos. Contact 770-995-0340 if you need any ordering assistance or have any questions.

Watch the Ceremonies

Both ceremonies were livestreamed via Oglethorpe’s Facebook page to ensure additional access for viewing remotely.

Did you miss the livestreams?

Commencement Speakers

Georgia State Representative Dar’shun Kendrick, an Oglethorpe alumna, will address the graduating Class of 2021. Retired Atlanta Federal Reserve President and Chief Executive Officer George C. (Jack) Guynn, who has served as an Oglethorpe trustee for 25 years, will address the Class of 2020. Read more.


Please continue to check your Oglethorpe email and this website for information as it becomes available. For additional questions, contact commencement@oglethorpe.edu.