SMFA Commencement Ceremony

The commencement ceremony for SMFA at Tufts students will take place at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, on Sunday, May 21, 2017. The ceremony begins at 6:00 pm. Students should arrive at 5:00 pm to line up.

Graduation announcement cards are available if you would like to mail them to family and friends. Students may pick up announcement cards on Thursday, April 6 from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm.

Tickets are required to attend the SMFA graduation ceremony at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. There is a limit of four guest tickets per student. Students must get a ticket for themselves online in order to attend, and can get up to four guest tickets at that time. Tickets are available here.
After May 1, families will be able to request additional tickets, if they are available, until capacity is reached.

Visit the Tufts University commencement page for additional information or contact the Office of Student Affairs (617-627-0050) with any questions.

Congratulations on the achievements of the 2017 class, and we look forward to sharing this special event.


Student Commencement Speaker Nomination

Each year, SMFA selects a student speaker to make a brief speech at commencement.  Nominations for this honor are now being accepted. Nominees for the student speaker should exhibit character, leadership, and commitment to their practice. All nominations from faculty, staff, and students are welcome, and will be presented to a committee who will make the final selection. Nominate a Student Speaker

Nomination deadline: Friday, March 8 at 5pm.
Contact Student Affairs with any questions or concerns.