COVID-19 Update

Non-essential employees are mostly teleworking, and classes have shifted to a hybrid model, with in-person and online instruction.



Commencement Speaker

Stacey Abrams

Voting Rights Champion

Ahead of the commencement, Stacey Abrams spoke with some Bowie State students to answer their questions about her social justice work.

View Student Conversation

Congratulations, Graduates!

Graduation from Bowie State University is a major milestone in your life that is shared by the university community that has been an integral part of your achievement and growth. We are excited to celebrate your hard work and perseverance.

Hybrid Spring 2021 Commencement

Friday, May 21, 2021, 10 a.m.

  • Return to this page on May 21 to view the ceremony live.
  • Commencement plans are subject to change at any time based on directives from Prince George’s County health officials.
  • The ceremony will proceed rain or shine. Please be mindful of the weather.

Prepare for the Hybrid Ceremony