Why aren’t we having a physical commencement ceremony at Morgan on May 16th?
- Due to COVID-19, the State of Maryland has ordered that planned large gatherings and events must be canceled or postponed until after termination of the state of emergency.
How is Morgan State University honoring its May 2020 graduates?
- The University is honoring all May 2020 graduates – both Graduate School and Undergraduate students – with the showing of a Recognition Event video on May 16, 2020.
Will the names of the May 2020 graduating students be called during the May 16, 2020 Recognition Event Video?
- The Recognition Event is not a Commencement Ceremony so names of graduating students will not be called.
When is the Recognition Event Video being shown?
- Saturday, May 16 at 10 a.m. EST
Is this Recognition Event a ZOOM event?
- No, it is a pre-recorded video that you can watch online.
Is this Recognition Event a virtual Commencement Ceremony?
- No, this is a recognition event video. The physical Morgan Commencement for Undergraduate and Graduate students has been postponed to Thursday, October 15, 2020, if we are beyond the COVID-19 challenges by then.
Do I have to do anything for this video?
- No, just watch and enjoy the viewing from the comfort of your home.
How can I view this video?
How can my family and friends view this video?
I am working on Saturday, May 16th at 10 a.m. Is there some way for me to view this video at a later date?
I have a lot of questions about regalia – how to order, shipping, sizing, colors, refunds, costs, etc. Who handles this?