2019 Post-Commencement Updates

  • Commencement Sights and Sounds: Read the Sights and Sounds stories for Undergraduate Commencement, Graduate Commencement and Dougherty Family College Commencement
  • Watch: Watch the recorded ceremonies
  • Photographs: St. Thomas uses Lifetouch as its official commencement photographer. Proofs will be sent to your permanent address and your St. Thomas email address after the ceremony. There is no obligation to purchase. Proofs can also be viewed and photos ordered at: Undergraduate Photos, Graduate Photos, DFC Photos.
  • Diplomas: Your diploma will be mailed to you beginning early July assuming all graduation requirements have been met. Be sure to complete any outstanding payments with the Business Office to ensure timely delivery.
  • Feedback: Provide feedback on the commencement experience to improve future ceremonies. A survey will be sent to your St. Thomas email address in June.
  • Newspaper Notifications: If you’d like graduation information to be sent to a local newspaper, please email news@stthomas.edu. In your email, please include: the name of the graduate(s), their degree, when they graduated and what newspaper(s) that information should be sent to. 

2019 Commencement Ceremonies

School of Law CeremonyUndergraduate CeremonyGraduate CeremonyDougherty Family College Ceremony

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 1:00 p.m.
Westminster Presbyterian Church
1200 S. Marquette Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Doors Open: 12:00 p.m.
Procession Begins: 1:00 p.m.



Saturday, May 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave. Saint Paul, MN 55105

Doors Open: 8:30 a.m. 
Procession Begins: 9:15 a.m.

Undergraduate Checklist

Saturday, May 25, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave. Saint Paul, MN 55105

Doors Open: 4:30 p.m. 
Procession Begins: 5:15 p.m.

Graduate Checklist

Sunday, May 26, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave. Saint Paul, MN 55105

Doors Open: 8:45 a.m.
Procession Begins: 9:20 a.m. 

Dougherty Family College Checklist