Welcome to the Drew University Commencement webpage. This year Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 14th at 10:30 a.m. for the Theological School, Caspersen School of Graduate Studies and for the College of Liberal Arts.

Commencement Speaker: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar NY Times Article Headshot- PC Dan Winters
Photo: Dan Winters

Drew will proudly welcome Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as its 2016 Commencement speaker. The celebrated athlete, author and activist also will receive an honorary degree in humane letters. Read more about Mr. Abdul-Jabbar here.

The entire Drew community looks forward to welcoming Mr. Abdul-Jabbar and celebrating the achievements of the Class of 2016!

Images of Commencements Past