Celebrating Our Terp Graduates
The University of Maryland held its Spring 2023 Commencement on Monday, May 22, 2023, at 7 p.m. for Summer 2022, Winter 2022 and Spring 2023 graduates. Journalist Gayle King '76 delivered the commencement address.
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Spring 2023 Commencement
The university hosted its Spring 2023 commencement ceremony on May 22, 2023, to celebrate Summer 2022, Winter 2022 and Spring 2023 graduates. The ceremony at SECU Stadium featured remarks from President Darryll J. Pines, student speaker Colette Smith '23, journalist Gayle King '76 and more.
Leading up to and during commencement, graduates were encouraged to share their memories on social media using #UMDgrad. See Terps’ photos and reflections on Twitter and Instagram.
Colleges and schools hosted their own commencement ceremonies on Monday, May 22, Tuesday, May 23 and Wednesday, May 24. These ceremonies featured remarks from deans and displayed the names of every graduate.
Commencement Photo Campaign
Students had the opportunity for their photos to be included in the campus-wide commencement ceremony by submitting photos on the website or on social media using #UMDgrad by May 5, 2023.
Can you believe it? You're almost a Terp alum! Your Alumni Association is excited to welcome you to join our alumni community. Before you graduate, make sure you check out our events and programs below.
Take the UMD Spring 2023 Graduation Survey
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