In advance of an in-person commencement celebration in December, Concordia University Wisconsin will host a special live virtual event at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16, to confer degrees and to acknowledge the exceptional achievements of the spring graduating Class of 2020.


A total of 849 candidates make up this year’s cohort of graduates. The majority of the students will be receiving their bachelor’s degree, while 111 are receiving doctorates and 349 will receive master’s degrees.

Virtual Degree Conferral

Saturday, May 16
Live: 1:30 p.m. CT
Tune in at 1:15 p.m. for a pre-event video tribute to the Class of 2020


The entire Concordia community—especially the friends, family members, and supporters of CUW’s 2020 graduates—are invited to tune in. The half-hour event will be led by Concordia President Rev. Patrick T. Ferry, Ph.D., Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. William R. Cario, and other university leaders.


An announcement from President Ferry on the Virtual Degree Conferral and the start of the fall 2020 semester.

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