Class of 2020 Graduates,
The University of Wisconsin–Madison is teaming up with the Milwaukee Bucks to present a Champion Keynote Speaker! Check out the announcement video and read about who will be speaking to the graduates, and bringing the 2021 NBA Championship trophy to Camp Randall this September.
Get your game on and join us as we celebrate the Class of 2020 in person September 17–19 in Madison. Online registration is required; deadline has been extended to Friday, September 3. Can’t join us? We will be livestreaming the celebration—visit our website for additional details.
Schedule of Events
Friday, September 17
Grad Night at the Terrace
Celebrate the Class of 2020 at the Memorial Union Terrace with fellow graduates, family, and friends! The evening will include a variety of events and activities, from music and food to photo opportunities. Graduates of the Class of 2020 will receive a complimentary scoop of Babcock ice cream (while supplies last).
Saturday, September 18
Graduate Celebration at Camp Randall
Graduates of the Class of 2020 will have the opportunity to celebrate, together, all of their accomplishments with an in-person recognition event at 2 p.m. Central Time at Camp Randall. Programming will include remarks from Chancellor Rebecca Blank; Keynote Speaker Pat Connaughton, 2021 NBA Champion; a Class of 2020 alumni speaker (to be announced soon!)—and, of course, a chance to Jump Around in Camp Randall! The celebration will be livestreamed on our website and available after the ceremony for those who would like to celebrate virtually.
Exclusive Concert at The Sylvee
Join us for a concert unlike any other, for graduates only—an exclusive concert with Yung Gravy (’17) and Jesse McCartney. Doors will open at 8 p.m.; the evening concludes with a DJ set until 1 a.m.
Sunday, September 19
Strolling Brunch at Alumni Park
The Wisconsin Alumni Association invites you to join your fellow Class of 2020 graduates for a scrumptious strolling brunch through Alumni Park and One Alumni Place on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This graduate-only complimentary brunch featuring delicious catered foods from our friends at the Wisconsin Union will also provide an opportunity to learn about the benefits of your free one-year WAA membership. We’re honored to help you close out your graduation celebration weekend with this casual and fun event and welcome you to alumnihood in person!
See you there!
Don’t miss these amazing opportunities to reunite with classmates, friends, and your beloved alma mater. Register online today to secure your spot; deadline extended to Friday, September 3. Be sure to watch for updates at @UWGrad.