Students tossing caps in the air in front of cathedral


May 13 - 14 2022

Commencement Weekend 2022

Commencement Weekend 2022 is scheduled for Friday, May 13th and Saturday, May 14th. Special events for students and families for all degree and certificate programs will occur on Friday. Events take place at Divine Mercy University and the Graduation Mass and Commencement at St. Thomas More Cathedral, Arlington.

Pre-Graduation Program Events — Friday, May 13th

Graduation Mass and Commencement Exercises — Saturday, May 14th

For more information:

For media inquiries:
Ebony Shamberger
Marketing & Communications Manager
703-416-1441 x 115

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Hourly Schedule


4:30pm - 6:00pm
M.S. in Counseling Commissioning Mass & Ceremony
Mass Beginning at 4:45 followed by Commissioning
9:45am - 12:00pm
Spiritual Direction Certificate Graduate Event
Mass at 10:00 am followed by Brunch at 11:00 am
M.S. in Psychology (Online) Event
MSP Meet & Greet - More details to come
Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology & en-route MSPsy Event
A Special Toast - More details to come


10:00am - 11am
Commencement Rehearsal
Required for all graduating students
11:30pm - 1:00pm
Graduation Mass
Catholic Mass
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Graduation Ceremony / Conferral of Degrees