MBA Graduation

The Smith School Commencement Ceremony will be Wednesday, December 21st. Information, including instructions for graduating students and guests, will be posted at  

Students interested in participating in the University Campus-wide Commencement ceremony should visit During this ceremony, students will not have their name read or walk across the stage.

The Robert H. Smith School of Business will host a reception with light hors d'oeuvres, punch, and champagne for MBA, MFin, and MS graduates and their guests immediately following the commencement ceremony on Wednesday, December 21st. Please click here to RSVP:

Degrees will be posted to the student's record 2-4 weeks after graduation.

Diplomas are typically mailed 4-6 weeks after graduation. They will not be mailed if students have outstanding financial obligations to the University (example: parking tickets, overdue books, or unpaid tuition bills). Contact the Diploma Office (301-314-8270) for questions regarding a diploma not received 6 weeks following the semester’s completion.

If you must change the address of where your diploma should be mailed, please contact the Diploma Office at (301) 314-8270.

Fall 2016 - Masters of Business Administration (MBA) including MBA/MS and other joint degrees.

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