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Shaw University Commencement Information
SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2022 

Welcome to the Shaw University official Commencement web site. This section has been created to assist graduation candidates, families, faculty, and staff in preparation for this exciting time of celebrating student achievement. Shaw University’s Commencement exercise will be held in the Raleigh Convention Center on Sunday, May 8, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.

Graduating seniors are advised to consult the Graduation Clearance Process page and the Commencement FAQ page. Also, please visit the links to the left to find out more about the commencement ceremony and graduation process. 

Dr. Michael Ugwueke To Give Shaw University’s 2022 Commencement Address


Shaw University is delighted to announce Alumnus and University Trustee, Dr. Michael Ugwueke, President and Chief Executive Officer of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, as the 2022 Commencement Speaker on May 8th at the Raleigh Convention Center.

Read more about Dr. Micheal Ugwueke >