Graduation 2022

Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

The culmination of your hard work will end in the annual celebrations held by the School and University. Join your classmates for the exciting events listed below.

The Class of 2022 includes students who graduated in November 2021, March 2022, and May 2022.

For transportation options for each event, please visit the transportation and shuttles page.

On May 25–29, visitors can return to this page to view the livestream for each event.

Wednesday, May 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Harvard Chan School Convocation
Location: Reggie Lewis Center, Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120

The in-person program will feature remarks from Dean Michelle Williams; a keynote speaker, a graduating student speaker; and Dr. Trishan Panch, president of the Harvard Chan School Alumni Association.  Graduates from the Class of 2022 will be presented individually.

Thursday, May 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Harvard University Commencement
Location: Tercentenary Theatre, Harvard Yard, Cambridge MA 02138

Featuring addresses (including one salutatory in Latin) by three students from the college and graduate schools, remarks from President Lawrence S. Bacow, a celebration of honorary degree candidates, and more.


Commencement Speaker

Dr. Mamphela RampheleDr. Mamphela Ramphele has had a celebrated career as an activist, medical doctor, academic, businesswoman and political thought leader.

Dr. Ramphele was co-founder of The Black Consciousness Movement with Steve Biko that reignited the struggle for freedom in South Africa. She is co-founder of ReimagineSA and co-president of The Club of Rome. Read more.

Classes of 2020 and 2021

This year, Harvard Chan School will also celebrate the classes of 2020 and 2021 whose Convocation and Commencement took place virtually due to COVID-19. We hope you will return to Boston and Cambridge to participate in the pomp and circumstance for which Harvard is well known.

Friday, May 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Harvard Chan Live
Location: Kresge Building, Harvard Chan School, Boston MA 02115

Saturday, May 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Harvard Chan Convocation
Location: Harvard Medical School Quad, Boston MA 02155

Sunday, May 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Harvard University Celebration
Location: Tercentenary Theatre, Harvard Yard, Cambridge MA 02138


Congratulations graduates!


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