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The George Washington University (GW) has held its Commencement ceremony on the National Mall since 2006, the only university in the region to do so. Media can find a wealth of information about GW’s Commencement history and tradition, as well as facts and resources about this year’s class, ceremony and speakers.

For media inquiries, please contact the Office of Media Relations at  gwmedia@gwu.edu or 202-994-6460.

2017 Media Kit

2017 Videos

GW Commencement 2017: Sen. Tammy Duckworth

GW 2017 Commencement Speaker: Senator Tammy Duckworth

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GW Honorary Degree Recipient 2017: Marty Baron

GW Honorary Degree Recipient 2017: Marty Baron

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GW Honorary Degree Recipient 2017: Nadja West

GW Honorary Degree Recipient 2017: Nadja West

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Happy graduates at the 2017 GW Commencement

Commencement B Roll 2017

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Previous Years

GW Commencement 2016 Cory Booker

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., Speech

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Commencement B Roll

Commencement B Roll

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Commencement Switch Clean Feed

Commencement Switch Clean Feed

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2016 Media Kit

News Articles

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News Releases

Media Advisories

Fact Sheets

2015 Media Kit

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News Releases

Media Advisories

Fact Sheets

Photos

2014 Media Kit

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Fact Sheets

Photos and Videos