In a triumphant return to full Commencement crowds, thousands gathered under the sizzling early summer sun May 20-21 to celebrate the Longwood University Class of 2022.

Both featured speakers, the Honorable William C. “Bill” Mims at Saturday’s undergraduate ceremony and N.H. “Cookie” Scott ’72 at Friday’s graduate ceremony, exhorted more than 1,200 graduates to heed a call to be examples of civility, justice, and kindness as they enter the next chapter of their lives.

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Student processional with Upchurch in the background

2022 Undergraduate Ceremony

Wheeler Lawn
Saturday, May 21
9:30 a.m.

2022 Graduate Ceremony
Masters Candidates

Stubbs Mall
Friday, May 20
5:30 p.m.