May 2020 Commencement

The University of Bridgeport hosted a Virtual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The virtual event included the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Engineering, Business, and Education, and the College of Health Sciences, in one ceremony.

Commencement is a symbol of our students’ achievement and the support they received from their loved ones on this important journey. On May 16, 2020, we encouraged all graduates to put on their caps and gowns to celebrate with us.


SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2020

Welcoming Remarks
Presented by Interim President Stephen Healey, PhD

Faculty Address
Presented by Associate Professor of English Eric Lehman

Student Address
Presented by Raidah Moin '20

Presentation of Honorary Degree
Presented by Interim Provost Tarek Sobh, PhD, PE

Conferral of Degrees

Closing Remarks
Presented by Interim President Stephen Healey, PhD

Congratulatory Message
Presented by Dean of Students Craig Lennon

Welcome to the Alumni Family
Presented by Vice President of Advancement Marie Muhvic

Class of 2020 Tribute

By the Numbers

female symbol  66% Female

male symbol  34% Male

world  63 Countries

USA  38 States

book  3.52

Average GPA


airplane  17%

International Students

people icon  42%

Students of Color