Caltech's 126th Commencement will be held on Beckman Mall on Friday, June 12, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.

Tickets are not required for the Commencement ceremony. Registration for Commencement week activities, including the Senior Banquet and the President's Reception, will open on Wednesday, April 15. A full list of Commencement week activities and events, along with registration links when available, can be found on the event schedule page.

Information on parking, accessibility services, and more can be found on the guest information page.

Aerospace Leader and Influential Advisor Norman R. Augustine to Give Caltech's 126th Commencement Address

Norman R. Augustine
Norman R. Augustine Credit: Carl Cox Photography

The retired CEO of Lockheed Martin Corporation, former chair of the Council of the National Academy of Engineering, and chair of numerous pathbreaking governmental studies, will deliver the keynote address.

"With wit and wisdom, Norm Augustine has defined the intersection of science with industry and government for the benefit of society," said Caltech president Thomas F. Rosenbaum. "His perspectives, informed by unique accomplishments, will provide an invaluable guide for our graduates." READ MORE


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