2017 Commencement


Saturday, May 13, 5:00 p.m.

Back Bay Events Center
180 Berkeley Street (Corner of Berkeley & Stuart Streets)
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

John Hancock Hall (Ceremony)
Dorothy Quincy Suite (Reception)

  • Boston Conservatory at Berklee 2017 Commencement will be available to view on our livestream website.
  • Each graduating student will be provided with four complementary tickets, which will be available for pickup from the Registrar’s Office beginning the week of April 25.

Class Photo

Saturday, May 13, time TBD
If you would like to purchase a class of 2016 photo, please visit

Stage Photo

Stage photos, also called handshake photos, are photos taken at the commencement ceremony of students walking across the stage to receive their hand diploma. Learn more about ordering a stage photo.

Custom Diploma Frames

Browse and learn how to order a custom Boston Conservatory diploma frame.