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Commencement Banquet 2018

Thank you for your interest in the Commencement Banquet, however this event is sold out. Please email to be added to the waitlist. Please include number ot tickets & guest names.

Celebrate Harvard Extension School alumni and welcome the Class of 2018 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!

Ticket Prices: 

Full Price
Class of 2018 
(including graduate guests)
$85.00 per person $75.00 per person

Additional Event Details:

Do I have to bring my ticket to the event?:

Yes, all attendees must bring their paper ticket(s). Without a ticket, entrance into the event will not be permitted. Please note, children are welcome to the Commencement Banquet, but must also have tickets.


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 together.

Dress Code:

Business Casual. To see photos from last year, please click here

Dietary Restrictions:

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


‚ÄčAnnenberg Hall at Memorial Hall is wheelchair accessible. If you need other wheelchair accommodations or other accommodations, please email by May 15th.

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. 

Questions? Email