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Commencement Banquet 2017

Celebrate Harvard Extension School alumni and welcome the Class of 2017 at the annual Commencement Banquet.

As has become tradition, the banquet will take place in the stunning Annenberg Hall! Named in memory of Roger Annenberg, '62 and inspired by the great halls of Oxford and Cambridge Universities, this room is arguably the most impressive space at Harvard. This is an event you won't want to miss!

Cost: $75 per person; $65 per person for 2017 graduates and their guests.

*We encourage you to buy your tickets ASAP as this event sells out.

Commencement Banquet 2017 is sold out.

If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please email

Additional Event Details:

Do I have to bring my ticket to the event?

Attendees must bring their paper ticket(s). Without a ticket, entrance into the event will not be permitted.


This is an open seating event and we are unable to reserve seats. If you have a large party we encourage you to arrive prior to 6PM when doors open to secure seating.

Dietary Restrictions:

If you have any dietary restrictions, please contact the HES Office of Alumni Affairs at


‚ÄčAnnenberg Hall at Memorial Hall is wheelchair accessible. If you need other wheelechair accomidations or other accommodations, please email by May 16th.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Annenberg Hall is located at 45 Quincy Street, between Cambridge and Kirkland Streets in Cambridge, a 5 minute walk from Harvard Square.

Parking is severely limited in the vicinity of Harvard Square. We strongly recommend the use of public transportation. The Red Line, with parking available at Braintree and Alewife, goes right into Harvard Square.