2020 Commencement

The class of 2020 in the ampitheater following Convocation in September, 2019
The class of 2020 at Convocation 2019

Celebrating the class of 2020

View the events taking place during Reunion weekend May 27–29, 2022 >

To mark the original day, we celebrated the class of 2020 with highlights, messages and other goodies. 


View the list of degree recipients and awards and honors >



The Alma Mater

Congratulations 2020

Photo messages from faculty and staff

View the album on flickr, or by scrolling through the slideshow


Helen Drinan ’69, Anita F. Hill and Lynn Pasquerella ’80 are three vanguards who challenge restrictive social norms around gender.

2020 Commencement speakers

Mount Holyoke College will hold its 2020 Commencement on May 29, 2022 and has announced the speakers for the celebration.
Class of 2020 graphic with lion

Digital goodies

Celebrate the day with Instagram and Facebook filters and banners!
A table covered in platters of food for a buffet

Commencement Weekend Dining

A number of celebratory meals are planned for graduates and their families. No tickets required.
Olivia Vejcik ’20

Class president Olivia Vejcik on leadership

“It’s important to be the most empathetic person you can. It means saying I am here for you, I am not leaving, and we are going to get through this.”
Montage photo of several seniors from the class of 2020

Introducing the graduates of 2020

The newest almost-alums of Mount Holyoke College are smart, passionate, curious, flexible, accomplished. Read a few of their stories.
blue and white background with gold bars framing black lettering

Leadership and service awards

Learning to be a leader is an integral part of every Mount Holyoke education. Many of the awards were presented to members of the class of 2020.

Contact Us

Email commencement@mtholyoke.edu with questions.