May 18, 2022

Congratulations, WCU Grads!

commencementCongratulations to West Chester University’s more than 3,300* WCU graduates! Each graduating students and their guests attended one of 14 separate commencement ceremonies held on campus between Friday, May 13, and Sunday, May 15. Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall in Philips Memorial Building and Hollinger Field House were each home to seven ceremonies, including two for graduate-level candidates on Saturday, May 14. Student speakers from each of the colleges joined faculty, administrators, and WCU Alumni Association representatives in addressing graduates at each service.

The University heeded meteorologists’ forecast for severe weather and potential flooding on Monday, May 16, and postponed the two ceremonies planned for the graduates of WCU’s Philadelphia location. Those services are rescheduled to Monday, June 6.

Click here for a selection of photos from the ceremonies.

Watch this site for recordings of each campus ceremony, which will be posted soon.


* Combined with the numbers of graduates from the University’s fall commencement last December, WCU has graduated a total of 4,640 students (both undergraduate and graduate) for the academic year 2021-2022: 3,527 undergraduates and 1,113 graduates.

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