Graduation Information

Get Prepared for Commencement

Earning a diploma from Franklin University is a significant achievement. While earning their degrees, most Franklin students manage many responsibilities - full-time work, busy family life, community commitments - all while enriching their minds and expanding their career options through their studies.

To honor the graduates' academic success by the awarding of diplomas, the University conducts commencement ceremonies three times a year.

A joyful occasion, the commencement draws family and friends from all across the country and around the world to celebrate with the graduates. To make plans far enough in advance, the below information will answer questions for those who will take part in or attend a ceremony.

Upcoming Commencement Dates

Spring 2023 Commencement:  Friday, May 19, 2023 at 7 pm at the Columbus Convention Center, Battelle Grand Ballroom  *(please note that this is a change from the previously listed date)

Summer 2023 Commencement:  Friday, September 8, 2023 at 7 pm at the Columbus Convention Center, Battelle Grand Ballroom

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