Cleveland State University Commencement

Fall 2023 Commencement Ceremony


Cleveland State University FALL 2023 Commencement 

Fall 2023 Commencement was held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 16 at the Wolstein Center and was livestreamed for those unable to attend in-person. A special Ceremony for Doctoral Graduates on Friday, December 15 at the Waetjen Auditorium. The ceremonies were live-streamed for those unable to attend in person, and can be viewed below.

Photos taken by Grad Images are available after the ceremony at Grad Images also reached out to graduates directly with proofs of photos and details on how to place an order. If you don’t receive an email (in your Vikes email) in the weeks following Commencement, please reach out to Grad Images Customer Service Department at 800-261-2576, online at or email

View our Fall 2023 Commencement program!

Bachelor's/Master's Degree Ceremony Livestream Link | Saturday, December 16, 2023

Doctoral Ceremony Livestream Link | Friday, December 15, 2023

This fall we held our second ceremony for our doctoral graduates on Friday, December 15 in the Waetjen Auditorium. Graduating doctoral students were hooded during this Friday evening event.



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