Congratulations, Class of 2020! We can’t wait to celebrate you in person on the weekend of October 4, 2020. Please check back for updates on scheduling, travel arrangements and more in the coming weeks.
If you have immediate questions, please check out our Commencement 2020 FAQ page, and follow the instructions if you have any further questions!
Commencement 2020 Update | April 10, 2020 - Dear Class of 2020, A month ago I could not have imagined writing this letter to you about postponing the 2020 Ripon College Commencement. As I said earlier, we are going to do everything possible to have an in-person Commencement to celebrate your graduation from Ripon. After consulting with the Commencement Planning Committee, our traditional May graduation date will be rescheduled for the weekend of Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 3-4, 2020. There is one caveat. We will hold Commencement on this date only if public health authorities deem it appropriate. Early October is an ideal time to be on campus. It is the peak of Wisconsin’s stunning fall season with autumn colors and good weather. We expect to hold most of the traditional events and elements of our usual Commencement weekend program. Updates will be added to ripon.edu/commencement regularly throughout the coming weeks. While we are all disappointed that Commencement won’t take… Read More