Commencement Exercises

Commencement 2023

Class of 2024 Commencement
Friday, May 17, 2024 – Sunday, May 19, 2024

Providence College’s one hundred and sixth Commencement exercise took place on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at the Amica Mutual Pavilion.

Graduate programs and the School of Continuing Education Commencement exercises took place on Friday, May 17, 2024, in Peterson Recreation Center.

event livestreams, photos, and programs read about commencement weekend

Commencement Guides

Photos and Social Media/Printable Graphics

GradImages® is proud to support one of the biggest moments in a graduate’s life: walking across the stage and into the next chapter. With over 40 years of experience, we understand the importance of this moment and the desire to preserve these memories for a lifetime. Finding your graduate’s photos after the ceremony is easy. Visit to view and purchase custom photo products like prints, plaques, specialty gifts, and more. If have any questions or concerns regarding your photos, please contact our Customer Service Department at (800) 261-2576, online at, or email We have a large team of customer care representatives ready to help graduates and family members with anything they may need.

GradImages : Pre-register and receive 20% off photos

Post-Graduation Plans

Seniors! Update your information to let us know your plans after graduation so we can stay in touch with you after you graduate.

Submit Your Post-graduation Plans

Celebrating the Class of 2024

Commencement Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipients

Campus guests can text “FRIARS” to “77295” to ‘opt-in’ for all FriarALERTS during Commencement Weekend. This provides an easy way for visitors to sign up for temporary inclusion into our Emergency Notification System.

Text "Friars" to 77295
Sign up to receive important FriarALERTS

Questions? Call 401.865.2344 or email

Business hours for the Office of College Event Management and Planning are
Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.