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Lesley University smiling graduate in Threshold Program commencement
Lesley University smiling graduates by the water in undergraduate commencement
Lesley University smiling grads and faculty commencement 2022
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Lesley University Threshold Program commencement graduates in audience
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Lesley University grads lined up for commencement
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Commencement 2022!

We did it!

Tenacity, self-discovery, academic accomplishment, and human connection. Congratulations to the classes of 2020, 2021, and 2022!

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Events & News

A view of the graduates in the audience with the Lesley banner in the background.

Lesley University celebrates Commencement on the Boston waterfront May 21

Friday, May 6

Watch the livestream and hear from students and honorees, including National Endowment for the Humanities Chair Shelly C. Lowe and Cambridge Community Foundation President Geeta Pradhan, as we honor the of Classes 2022, 2021 and 2020

Friday, May 20 10:30 am

Threshold Graduation Ceremony

Friday, May 20 1:30 pm

Doctoral Draping Ceremony

Saturday, May 21 9:00 am

Commencement 2022

Stories & Articles

A Hub for Creativity

At Lesley, creativity is the starting point of everything we do. In fact, nearly half of all students and faculty are engaged in the arts.
"Because you end up learning even more on the job, the internship program at Lesley was crucial for nurturing my career path.”
Chrissy Kurpeski ’05, BFA in Graphic Design and Illustration