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Virtual ceremonies

Capella University currently hosts virtual commencement ceremonies, due to current circumstances. This format is intended to protect the health of our graduates, guests and staff.

Commencement 2021

While we would like to congratulate every graduate in person, holding this event online will help us all stay healthy and safe. It will also allow our graduates to share an important moment with family members and friends, no matter where they are.

June 12 Ceremony Details

Capella University will host two ceremonies on June 12, 2021. Each ceremony is expected to last approximately 1.5 hours. 

11 AM CT | This ceremony will celebrate graduates from the following schools: 

  • School of Business, Technology, and Health Care Administration
  • School of Nursing and Health Sciences

1:30 PM CT | This ceremony will celebrate graduates from the following schools

  • School of Public Service and Education
  • School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Please contact for specific questions.


The next Capella university virtual commencement will be on September 10, 2021.
More details to come soon

Looking Back

Looking Ahead

Keep your momentum

Congratulations to all our graduates! If your plans include an advanced degree, visit the Capella scholarships page to see about opportunities for alumni.

Graduation Gifts

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