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Schedule of Activities - 2019

The table below shows the activities surround Caltech's commencement ceremony.

The columns on the right show whether the event requires reservations or is open, and to whom.

Reservations for Commencement events are now closed.

The ceremony on Beckman Mall does not require any tickets or reservations.

U = Undergraduates; G = Graduate Students; F&S = Faculty & Staff
R = reservations required; O = open with no reservation required

Date (2019) Time Location Event U G Families F&S Public
Thursday, April 18 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hameetman Center Patio
Grad Fair 
Cap & Gown Portraits
O O      
Friday, May 17 Deadline for Event Reservations
Thursday, June 13 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Millikan Pond Cap & Gown and Family Portraits O O O    
  11:30 a.m. The Athenaeum Graduate Studies Celebratory Luncheon   R R R  
  4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. President's Garden Cap & Gown and Family Portraits O O O    
  4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. President's Garden President's Garden Reception R R R R  
  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. The Athenaeum Senior Graduation Banquet R   R R  
  8:30 p.m. Ramo Auditorium Commencement Concert O O O O  
Friday, June 14 8:45 a.m. Parsons-Gates Senior Class Portrait O        
  10:00 a.m. Beckman Mall Commencement Ceremony O O O O O
  12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. The Athenaeum Post-Commencement Luncheon R R R R