Twice each year, Capella University graduates and their guests come together from all over the world to celebrate the incredible achievements of our graduates. Families, friends, and guests: this is your go-to spot for commencement information, updates and more.

SUMMER COMMENCEMENT 2017

MINNEAPOLIS, AUGUST 25-26

On August 25-26, Capella will host commencement ceremonies in our home town: Minneapolis, Minnesota. We’re excited to celebrate with you—and to show off the city where we live and work.

COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

August 26
Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403

  • School of Education: 9:00 a.m.
  • School of Business and Technology: 12:00 p.m.
  • Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3:00 p.m.
  • School of Nursing and Health Sciences & School of Public Service Leadership: 6:00 p.m.

*All times listed are central time

See the full schedule for commencement weekend

Guests who aren’t able to attend in person may watch the webcast on an internet-connected computer, tablet, phone, or other mobile device.

Watch Minneapolis commencement webcast

WINTER COMMENCEMENT 2018

NEW ORLEANS, MARCH 2-3

On March 2-3, Capella will host commencement ceremonies in New Orleans, LA. We’re excited to celebrate with you! More information about winter commencement will be posted starting in Summer 2017.

COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

SUMMER 2017

Minneapolis, August 25-26

WINTER 2018

New Orleans, March 2-3

 

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