College of Arts & Letters Graduation: An Online Celebration

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The College of Arts & Letters at Michigan State University celebrates the Class of 2020 by recognizing some of their many accomplishments and those of undergraduate and graduate programs through a dedicated microsite. The website,, curates congratulatory messages, videos, and images as well as news articles featuring graduates from the College. The website will go live on Friday, May 1, 2020.

Included in the Class of 2020 website are:

  • A congratulatory video featuring students, alumni, and faculty
  • Pre-recorded commencement speeches from the dean, a student speaker, and an alumna
  • Graduation stories and highlights
  • Faculty and department videos
  • Congratulatory messages from alumni
  • Social media content from students, family, faculty, and alumni celebrating our graduates

We encourage the Class of 2020, their families and friends, as well as faculty, staff, and alumni to share their celebratory photos with us by using the hashtags #MSUCAL20 and #MSUGrad20. The College will update the website until the university-wide virtual commencement that is scheduled for Saturday, May 16.