The University of Pennsylvania will mark the 268th Commencement at Franklin Field on the morning of Monday, May 20 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 5 p.m. on Friday, May 17. 

Credentialed media (photographers, videographers, and reporters) will receive specific logistical information on or before Commencement before Friday, May 17 at 6 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 20 on or before 5:00 p.m.

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students flagbearers entering Franklin Field