Walden University Winter Commencement 2020

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 8:00am to Sunday, January 19, 2020 - 5:00pm

Walden University Winter Commencement 2020 Logo

For event details: www.waldenu.edu or (855) 515-3563

The university was founded in 1970 by two teachers who sought a way for adults in the workforce to pursue their doctoral degrees. Bernie and Rita Turner laid the groundwork for the university, in collaboration with Harold “Bud” Hodgkinson, a faculty member at the University of California, Berkeley. One year earlier, Hodgkinson had published “Walden U.:

A Working Paper,” an article that initiated the concept of a student-centered university. Brought together by a shared vision of a new kind of institution for higher education—one that focused on positive social change and allowed professionals to continue working while earning a degree—the educators named their institution “Walden University.”

This is Walden University's annual winter commencement and they expect around 7,000 guests throughout the events.

Entire Convention Center