No tickets are needed to attend the Class Day Ceremony and reception.
University Ceremony – Degrees are conferred by President Bacow
Each degree candidate receives 2 tickets for the morning ceremony. The degree candidate does not need a ticket, their ticket is their HUID displayed in their lanyard. Unfortunately, additional tickets for the University Ceremony are not available.
Alumni may request a ticket on a first-come, first-served basis through the Harvard Alumni Association, or by phone at 617-496-7001.
Law School Diploma Ceremony and Luncheon – Dean Manning will present diplomas to each graduate
Tickets are not required for the ceremony but are required for lunch (which accompanies the ceremony). The Law School provides a complimentary lunch ticket for the degree candidate. Additional tickets for guest lunches may be purchased for $15 each. Lunch tickets are not required to view the ceremony.
Standard (Chicken), Kosher, and Vegetarian/Vegan lunches are available and must be reserved in advance to ensure availability. Requests for special lunches for those with dietary restrictions must be made at the time lunch tickets are ordered. Attendees with serious dietary restrictions are welcome to bring their own lunch.
*Although all meals are prepared without nuts, they are made in a facility that contains nuts. All options are gluten and dairy-free. Please call the Dean of Students Office at (617) 495-1880 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any special dietary requests.
University Afternoon Exercises
Guests will use the same two tickets to enter the University Afternoon Exercises as the University Morning Exercises. The degree candidate does not need a ticket, their ticket is their HUID displayed in their lanyard. Graduates may sit with their guests.