Commencement 2023

Date: Saturday, June 10, 2023
Time: 4 PM EST


The Vets
Veterans Memorial Auditorium
1 Avenue of the Arts
Providence, Rhode Island 02903

St. Matthew’s University School of Veterinary Medicine Classes of 2020-2023 are invited to participate in the ceremony.

You may invite 3 guests with the possibility of waitlisting additional guests.

Guests may arrive starting at 3pm. 

A livestream will be available for those who are unable to attend.

Please submit the application form by April 27, 2023.
Rehearsal begins promptly at 2 PM for graduates. Please bring your regalia and plan to stay through the end of the ceremony.  Guests are not permitted during rehearsal. Please only bring what you can carry with you, as there is no storage available for personal belongings.
Graduates must wear appropriate apparel in order to participate in Commencement Ceremonies. You are responsible for ordering and bringing your regalia with you. Order your attire here.
There are a limited number of reserved rooms available first-come first-serve at the Omni Providence Hotel at the rate of $189 plus tax. Central Reservations Line: 1-402-952-6646.

There are several other hotels throughout the Providence area should you prefer to stay elsewhere.
Please visit The Vets website for more information that will be helpful for your stay: https://www.thevetsri.com/plan-your-visit