Ceremony Live Translation

This ceremony will utilize Microsoft Translator, which performs real-time translation of speeches into up to 100 different native languages, for up to 1,000 people connecting with their Windows or Apple computer, smartphone or tablet.

Launch Translator https://translator.microsoft.com/join/DGWQL

How to use Microsoft Translator

  • At the time of the ceremony, click the link above to launch the translator.
  • Enter your name.
  • Choose your language.
  • Click Enter.

Disclaimer: Microsoft Translator is owned and managed by Microsoft. In order to provide real-time translation, the system uses automated translation which is not as reliable as human translators. Therefore, Temple University does not guarantee the accuracy of the translations. Due to the nature of the technology, you will not be able to see the translation of anything said prior to when you joined.

Graduation Ceremony

On Wednesday, May 4, graduates will have the opportunity to hear their name read, to walk across the stage wearing their cap and gown, and to have a keepsake picture taken by a professional photographer. 

For questions, please email kleinevents@temple.edu.

PRE-Graduation RECEPTION AT Annenberg HALL in Peabody Courtyard

All Klein College graduates and their guests are invited to join Klein administration and faculty for a pre-graduation reception with light refreshments in Peabody Courtyard located behind Annenberg Hall starting at 2:30 p.m. Please register for the reception here.

135th Commencement

On the morning of May 5, 2022, Temple graduates will gather for Temple University's 135thCommencement ceremony to celebrate this significant milestone.

Thursday, May 5, 2022
9:30 a.m.

The Liacouras Center
1776 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Please remember, if you are planning to drive to Commencement, you must bring the parking pass you received or you won’t be able to park in your assigned lot.

For Commencement, graduates should arrive at the Liacouras Center loading dock on Broad Street at 8:15 a.m. in academic regalia. All graduates must be in academic regalia to process.

Graduates are responsible for all personal items during the ceremony as there is nowhere to store them, so please consider this as you plan for your arrival.

For more information visit: commencement.temple.edu.

Mandatory Online Graduation Application

The online graduation application notifies Temple University and Klein College of your intent to graduate and allows the Office of University Registrar (OUR) to prepare your electronic online diploma; as well as, mailing a hardcopy of your diploma. The deadline to apply is Feb. 1. If you missed the deadline, please contact advise@temple.edu.

To apply to graduate:  

  1. Log into your TUPortal.
  2. Click the Self-Service Banner link in the left column.
  3. Select Student, Student Records, and Apply to Graduate.
  4. Follow the instructions to complete.

Order Your Cap, Gown, Hood and Tassel

In order to participate in person, you will be required to wear Klein College’s approved cap, gown, hood and tassel at graduation. Academic regalia can be purchased in person at the Main Campus Barnes & Noble Bookstore or order online for home delivery.

Student may purchase regalia in store any time that the bookstore is open: Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. , Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturday 11 a.m, to 3 p.m.

Ordering on the site for in store pick up will not be available, as the above link is only for shipping regalia to your home.

Guest Policy

At this time, there is no limit on the number of guests graduating students may bring. Tickets are not required.  

First Destination Survey

Tell us your plans for after graduation
No matter your post-graduation plans, completing the University’s First Destination Survey has a huge impact on young alumni programming and future Owls! By completing the survey, you’ll also be entered to win an Apple iPad or Airpods from the Temple Career Center AND a $250 Amazon Gift Card from Handshake. Log into Handshake and take 5-10 minutes to let us know where you land!

Family and Friends

Maps & Directions

Whether you are taking public transportation or driving to Temple for Klein's ceremony, plan ahead and be prepared.

Learn more about Maps & Directions »

Accessibility

The Liacouras Center has accessible entrances and seating areas to accommodate all guests on this special day.

Learn more about Accessibility »

Announcements & Gifts

Find some great items to purchase as graduation gifts.

Learn more about Gifts »

Photos

To view and purchase photos visit uscandids.com. You can access your photos by event title “Temple Lew Klein Media May 2022” or by event date “5/4/2022.”

If you are unable to view the photos online please call 844-922-6343.

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