July 12, 2024

UMW Graduates Class of 2021

Class of 2021 graduate Makayla Ferrell was among the 1,181 UMW graduates who participated in Commencement last week after completing their final year of college in a global pandemic. Photo by Melissa Waller Photography.

Class of 2021 graduate Makayla Ferrell was among the 1,181 UMW graduates who participated in Commencement last week after completing their final year of college in a global pandemic. Photo by Melissa Waller Photography.

The University of Mary Washington conferred degrees upon a total of 1,181 students during its 110th commencement last week. For the first time, UMW held six different ceremonies for Class of 2021 undergraduate and graduate students on Saturday and Sunday, May 8 and 9. In addition, the University had three ceremonies for the Class of 2020, which were held on Thursday and Friday, May 6 and 7.

The University awarded 13 Master of Geospatial Analysis degrees, 20 Master of Business Administration degrees, 75 Master of Education degrees, 38 Master of Science in Elementary Education degrees, 446 Bachelor of Arts degrees, 502 Bachelor of Science degrees, 39 Bachelor of Liberal Studies degrees and 48 Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees.

All degrees will be officially conferred on May 17, 2021. We regret any errors that may inadvertently appear in this listing. Read more.