Berklee graduate students, please visit Berklee's graduate commencement page (login required).
Berklee Online students, please visit the Berklee Online commencement site.
Conservatory students, please visit Boston Conservatory at Berklee's commencement page.
Berklee plans to have in-person ceremonies this year. Plans for our May 2022 commencement remain subject to change based on developments locally, nationally, and internationally. Any changes will be communicated directly to graduates planning to attend and on this website.
Berklee College of Music Commencement Concert
Friday, May 6, 2022
7:30 p.m. ET
For families and friends unable to join in person, the concert will be broadcast live.
Berklee College of Music Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2022
9:45 a.m. ET: Processional begins
10:00 a.m. ET: Ceremony begins
For families and friends unable to join in person, the ceremony will be broadcast live.
COVID-19 Protocols for Those Attending the Concert and/or Ceremony
Everyone attending Berklee College of Music's May 2022 commencement concert and ceremony will be required to follow the Agganis Arena COVID protocols (protocols are established by Agganis Arena, not by Berklee). We suggest that students and guests review the Agganis Arena protocols on a regular basis. Berklee reserves the right to take additional measures to ensure the safety of all attendees.
Name Changes for the Commencement Program
If you need to submit changes to your name or program and have not already contacted the registrar, please email email@example.com by May 13. An updated ceremony program will be available in the coming weeks.
Late Graduation Applications
The 2022 Graduating Class Application for December 2021, May 2022, and August 2022 graduates was due on December 3, 2021. To complete a late application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Late applicants will not be eligible to participate in the commencement concert and may not be listed in the commencement program.
Graduates: Getting Your Diploma
If you have questions about getting your diploma, see our diploma FAQs.