Commencement 2023

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This Year's Ceremony was held on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 10 a.m. at the Amica Mutual Pavilion.

A Joyous Celebration

On this day, May 13, 2023, all of Rhode Island College celebrates the tremendous accomplishments of those receiving a diploma. Our graduates are bold individuals who have persevered and achieved something great, something to be truly proud of. Congratulations to our Class of 2023!

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2023 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Awardees

Elizabeth Burke Bryant, Doctor of Humane Letters

Elizabeth Burke Bryant

Elizabeth Burke Bryant, former executive director of Rhode Island KIDS COUNT, will give the commencement address and receive an honorary degree.

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