The University of Pennsylvania will mark the 267th Commencement at Franklin Field on the morning of Monday, May 15 at 10 a.m.  Commencement speaker and Honorary Degree Recipients will be announced in the spring.

Media Credentials

All media interested in covering Penn’s Commencement activities must be credentialed in advance. All requests should be made to Amanda Mott at no later than noon on Friday, May 12. 

Credentialed media (photographers, videographers, and reporters) will receive specific logistical information on or before Commencement before Friday, May 12 at 5 p.m. Please note, no field access is permitted all media will report from media pool.

Media Requests

Please email Amanda Mott at

Official Photos and Videos

A selection of official photos and videos of Commencement will be available electronically for download on Monday, May 15 on or before 5:00 p.m.

Visit media downloads page.
students flagbearers entering Franklin Field