Commencement 2020

The 2020 Commencement Ceremony

To confer Master of Arts degrees and
Certificates of Graduate Study
upon the Class of 2020

Richard V. Allen
Former National Security Advisor to President Reagan

Saturday, September 12, 2020
Ceremony at 11:00 in the morning
Reception to follow

The Fairmont
2401 M Street, Northwest
Washington, D.C.

Please contact Katie Bridges at for ticket information.

Please note that seating is limited, and Commencement is only open to IWP students, alumni, faculty, staff, supporters, and guests of the Class of 2020.

IWP has a limited room block at the Fairmont for the nights of May 14-16 for the rate of $299/night. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-441-1414. The cutoff date for this room rate is April 16, 2020. Make sure you mention “The Institute of World Politics Commencement” when making the reservation.