MSU 140th Commencement Ceremonies on Friday May 10th at 10am & 2:30pm

Montana State University expects to confer 2,444 degrees during its 140th commencement ceremonies at Brick Breeden Fieldhouse. 

According to MSU’s Office of the Registrar, the university will award degrees to approximately 1,855 undergraduate students, 371 graduate students. It will also award 218 associate degrees and certificates to Gallatin College MSU students.

Morning Ceremony: Students from the College of Arts and ArchitectureJake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship, College of Letters and Science, and the Mark and Robyn Jones College of Nursing will graduate at 10 a.m., with the procession beginning at 9:40 a.m. During the ceremony, I-Ho Pomeroy, a restaurateur known for her charity work and who served on the Bozeman City Commission, will receive a posthumous honorary doctorate.

Afternoon Ceremony:  Students from the College of AgricultureCollege of Education, Health, and Human DevelopmentNorm Asbjornson College of Engineering and Gallatin College MSU will graduate at 2:30 p.m., with the procession beginning at 2:10 p.m. During the ceremony, Paul R. Wylie, a lawyer, engineer, historian, author and MSU alumnus, will receive an MSU honorary doctorate.

Both ceremonies will be livestreamed available on the commencement page at

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