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Worcester State University’s 2020 undergraduate Commencement ceremony will be held on:
Saturday, May 16, 202010 a.m.DCU Center, 50 Foster St., WorcesterGraduates must check in at 8 a.m.There is much to celebrate! You have:
You are prepared to change the way the world works.Before Commencement arrives, there are a few things you will need to do before you can graduate. Our checklist for undergraduate students will help you navigate through the process. If you have questions about your graduation status or how your name will appear on your diploma, we suggest you check the Graduation Eligibility page in WebAdvisor.
Support of the Class of 2021 and your Worcester State University graduate by purchasing roses inside the DCU Center Exhibition Hall on Commencement Day. Sale begins at 8 a.m. in the lobby. Prices are $20 for a half-dozen and $40 for one dozen—convenient and a great value. Graduate t-shirts are also on sale for $25.
Purchase ahead of time also at www.commencementflowers.com/worcesterstate and pick up on site. Cash or credit card accepted on site.
Register in Advance
Party on the Eve
A Special Class of 2020 & Alumni Celebration
Friday May 15, 2020, 6-9 p.m.
Wasylean Hall Patio
Celebrate your college days and relish your achievement with Worcester State memorabilia that will last a lifetime. Our University Advancement office offers many keepsakes for you or your loved one. Each item is meticulously crafted in the highest quality. The items below can be ordered by contacting the Alumni Office at 508-929-8141. Diploma frames and other gifts and collectibles can be purchased through the WSU bookstore.
Made of solid maple hardwood with cherry finish arms and crown Laser Engraved WSU College Seal. Choose from a Standard Chair, Boston Rocker, or a Swivel Desk Chair. Personalization available.
Cherry Wood finish with solid brass accent Laser Engraved WSU College Seal. Personalization available.
We recommend that you park in the Worcester Municipal Parking Garage— a 2-minute walk from the DCU Center. The garage is located at 30 Major Taylor Blvd. on the corner of Major Blvd. and MLK Jr. Blvd. For more information, please contact 508-792-0314. There is a minimal charge for parking. Additional parking can be found at area lots and garages near the facility.
City Square (formerly Worcester Common Outlets)100 Front St. - 508-791-7689
Dwight Foster Parking27 Waldo St. - 508-757-2703
Exchange Street Parking10 Exchange St. - 508-791-8586
First American Realty Parking100 MLK Jr. Blvd. - 508-798-8844
Pearl-Elm Municipal Garage20 Pearl St. - 508-799-1463
Baymont Inn & Suites446 Southbridge St., Auburn, MA, 508-832-7000 / 800-428-3438
Beechwood Hotel363 Plantation St., Worcester, 508-754-5789 / 800-344-2589,
Best Western624 Southbridge St., Auburn, MA, 508-832-3221
Comfort Inn Westboro399 Boston Turnpike Road, Westborough, MA, 508-366-0202
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Westborough3 Technology Drive, Westborough, MA, 508-836-4800 / 800-321-2211
Courtyard by Marriott Worcester72 Grove St., Worcester, 508-363-0300
Days Inn Shrewsbury889 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA, 508-842-8500 / 800-329-7466
Embassy Suites Hotel Boston/Marlborough123 Boston Post Road West, Marlborough, MA, 508-485-5900
Hampton Inn110 Summer Street, Worcester, 508-757-0400
Hilton Garden Inn Hotel35 Major Taylor Boulevard, Worcester, 508-753-5700
Quality Inn & Suites, Worcester50 Oriol Drive, Worcester, 508-852-2800
Radisson Hotel Marlborough75 Felton Street, Marlborough, MA, 508-480-0015
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel50 Oriol Drive, Building A, Worcester, 508-852-2801
Worcester Hotel & Conference Center500 Lincoln Street, Worcester, 508-852-4000 / 800-465-4329
Please note that the DCU Center prohibits outside beverages and packages (including gifts) from the venue.
Wheelchairs are not provided at the DCU Center. If you or your guest require a wheelchair, you will need to bring your own. For accessible seating, please fill out the Accessible Seating Request Form by May 1, 2020