Downloadable Files For The Media

Penn's 265th Commencement May 17, 2021

Downloadable Official Photography

Go to Flickr for official Penn's Commencement photography on May 17, 2021. Photo credit: Courtesy of the University of Pennsylvania.

Downloadable Files

Dr. Amy Gutmann's speech 
Download transcript. (doc)

Laurene Powell Jobs’ speech 
Download transcript. (doc)

Honorary Degree Citations (PDF)
The 2021 Commencement Speaker Laurene Powell Jobs will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters degree. Other 2021 Penn honorary degree recipients are Elizabeth Alexander, Frances Arnold, David L. Cohen, Joy Harjo, David Miliband, John Williams, and Janet Yellen.

For lIve stream, go the Grad2021 page.

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Downloadable Official Videos

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Title: Dr. Amy Gutmann's speech
Penn President Amy Gutmann delivers her Commencement address to the Class of 2021.

Title: Laurene Powell Jobs speech
Alumna and philanthropist Laurene Powell Jobs delivers Commencement address to the Class of 2021.

Title: Full Commencement Ceremony
Full coverage of the University of Pennsylvania’s 265th Commencement exercises. 

Title: Clip Reel 
Video highlights (ungraded 4K S-Log footage) from the University of Pennsylvania’s 265th Commencement ceremony.

Title: The Red & Blue
Performance of traditional Penn song