Saturday, December 5, 2020
2 PM ET Ceremony
Business and Information Technology
2 pm ET Recording Links
4 PM ET Ceremony
Social and Behavioral Sciences:
Criminal Justice, Education, Legal Studies, Psychology, Communications, Early Childhood Administration, Fire Science, Human Services, Liberal Studies, and Public Administration
Open College: Professional Studies
4 pm ET Recording Links
The graduation ceremonies will be accessible from this page. On Commencement Day (December 5, 2020), graduates and guests will be able to select from two different viewing methods: Traditional (static view) or Virtual Reality (360-degree view). See the Prepare for Graduation section for more details.
Determine your viewing method.
(Traditional or 360-degree)
Test your headset and improve picture quality if you are using the (360-degree view)
Determine your ceremony time. (See the Graduation Program)
Share the link with family/friends (Link to this page)
Log in 15 minutes early on Graduation Day.
Post photos and share congratulatory messages.
Click on the plus in the bottom right corner to add a post.
Upload a photo of your own or take a selfie using the camera feature.
Be sure to sign your name at the end of your post.
New messages appear in the upper left-hand corner.
Available December 1 - 5
Change your phone’s camera to a square photo setting (1:1 ratio).*
Snap a fun photo of yourself.
Text your photo to 949-344-2899.
You will receive a text back with a message and your PG branded photo.
Share your photo with family/friends and post to social media using #PurdueGlobalProud.
Add your photo to the Graduation Shout Out Board between December 1-5.
*Horizontal and vertical photos will still work and a white border will be added to make images square.
Click on the tiles below to view more information and messages from across the university.
Download and print graduation posters, yard signs, and cake toppers to share your success.
If you intend to have any of the above materials professionally printed, you will be asked to provide an official letter of approval from the University.
Graduates get a free alumni t-shirt with a $35 purchase from November 1 through December 6, 2020.
Alumni T-Shirt Promo Codes:
White T-Shirt Code 2019
Black T-Shirt Code 2020
Grey T-Shirt Code 2021
Take advantage of 20% off sweatshirts for the month of December.
The Purdue University Global Commencement will be broadcast live online and participants’ names, hometowns, military status (if applicable, and photos may will be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by authorized parties. The virtual commencement registration of all participants and/or the participation in the Virtual Graduation Fair activities, including but not limited to hangout sessions, Graduation Shout Out Board, and virtual Photo Booth, serves as permission for use of these names, images, and posts by Purdue Global. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without the permission of Purdue Global.