Duke Engineering graduates

Graduation

May 11–13, 2018

The 2018 Commencement Weekend for Duke University and the Pratt School of Engineering will take place May 11-13, 2018.

University Commencement

Sunday, May 13
Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium

The weekend will include a variety of events, ceremonies, and celebrations to honor and recognize our undergraduate, master's and doctoral (PhD) graduates.

For complete information about the 2018 Commencement Weekend, including information on parking, lodging and dining, please visit commencement.duke.edu

Please note that many universities in our region will also hold their commencements that same weekend – please keep that in mind as you plan your dining and hotel accommodations. Find a list of area restaurants at durham-nc.com.

Below, find a complete list of Duke Engineering ceremonies, organized by degree program.

 

Undergraduate Events

2018 Duke Engineering Undergraduate Ceremony

Sunday, May 13 — 3:30 p.m.
Cameron Indoor Stadium [map]

Doors will open and seating will begin at 3:00 p.m. Ample seating for all available — No tickets required. If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Quiana Tyson at prattevents@duke.edu (subject line: "2018 Graduation")

 

Master's Degree Events

2018 Distributed Master of Engineering Management Program (d-MEMP) Diploma Ceremony

Friday, May 11 — 6:00 p.m.
Schiciano Auditorium, Fitzpatrick Center (FCIEMAS) [map]

Doors will open and seating will begin at 5:45 p.m. If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Ian Turnage-Butterbaugh at ian.tb@duke.edu (subject line: "2018 Graduation").

 

2018 Master of Science (MS) Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 12 — 10:30 a.m.
Reynolds Industries Theater, Bryan Center [map]

Doors will open and seating will begin at 10 a.m.  If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Katie Krieger at katie.krieger@duke.edu (subject line: "2018 Graduation").

 

2018 Master of Engineering (MEng) Ceremony

Saturday, May 12 — 12:30 p.m.
Reynolds Industries Theater, Bryan Center [map]

Doors will open and seating will begin at 12:00 p.m.  If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Tony Strimple at tony.strimple@duke.edu (subject line: "2018 Graduation").

 

2018 Master of Engineering Management (MEM) Ceremony

Saturday, May 12 — 3:00 p.m.
Reynolds Industries Theater, Bryan Center [map]

Doors will open and seating will begin at 2:30 p.m.  If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Carolyn Gilbert at carolyn.gilbert@duke.edu (subject line: "2018 Graduation").

 

Doctoral (PhD) Events

2018 Pratt PhD Graduation Luncheon

Friday, May 11 — 12:00 p.m.
Ground Floor Atrium, Fitzpatrick Center (FCIEMAS) [map]

PhD graduates, family members and PhD advisors are the intended audience. Graduates and advisors will receive an official invitation from the Duke Engineering PhD Program. RSVP required for attendance. Contact Sara Faust at sfaust@duke.edu for additional information.

 

2017 Graduate School (PhD) Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 12 — 5:30 p.m.
Durham Convention Center, 301 West Morgan Street [map]

Additional event information can be found at: commencement.duke.edu