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Humphrey School of Public Affairs

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301 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Commencement 2021

Spring 2021 Commencement will be held on the afternoon of Saturday, May 15th in a virtual format. 

Dean Bloomberg announced the 2021 commencement speaker in her annual State of the School address. This year's speaker will be Keesha Gaskins-Nathan, Program Director for Democratic Practice–United States, at the Rockefeller Brothers Fund.

1 p.m. - Virtual commencement for Master of Public Policy (MPP) and Doctoral of Philosophy (PhD) in Public Affairs

Register to attend the MPP and PhD commencement

3 p.m. - Virtual commencement for Master of Development Practice (MDP), Master of Human Rights (MHR), Master of Public Affairs (MPA), Master of Science in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy (MS-STEP), and Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP)

Register to attend the MDP, MHR, MPA, MS-STEP, and MURP commencement

Read an update email on commencement plans from Director of Communications Keith Hovis, sent on February 26, 2021 to all students, staff, and faculty.