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Celebrating Our 2020-21 Graduates


Celebrating the Class of 2021

2021 Graduate Spotlights

Each year, we highlight graduates who are outstanding in their field. They broke barriers, made sacrifices, studied from a distance—sometimes all three. Read their stories below, and if you have your own to tell, please share it with us on one of our social media channels. Links are at the bottom of this page.



Harvard Extension School at a Glance:

  • 1,300+ Total Graduates

    Harvard Extension School

  • 63 Countries Represented

    In the graduating class

  • Graduates from every stage of life

    Average age of 37

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Ceremony Schedule

Thursday, May 27, 2021

10:30 AM (EDT)
Honoring the Harvard Class of 2021

12:30 PM (EDT)
Harvard Extension School Graduation Celebration





Share Your Commencement Experience: #WeAreHES2021