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The road to College Hill less traveled

Students in the Resumed Undergraduate Education program make their way to Brown in many different ways — the stories of three Class of 2017 graduates from the program illustrate the wealth of lived experience they bring to campus.

Guide to Commencement 2017: Brown’s 249th Commencement Set for Sunday, May 28

President Christina Paxson will preside over the University’s 249th Commencement on Sunday, May 28, on the College Green. Brown Commencements have been major events for University guests and Providence residents since the 18th century — many events and exhibitions on Saturday, May 27, and Sunday, May 28, are open to the public. A summary of the weekend’s main events follows, and additional information and updates are available on the 2017 Commencement website. This year, for the first time, graduates and attendees can download a smartphone app with complete information on how to navigate campus during a weekend packed with events.

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