UofSC Cancels In-Person Commencement

Ceremony To Be Held Virtually

Emily Gill
July 13, 2020 - 11:31 am

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The University of South Carolina has canceled their in-person commencement ceremony.

President Bob Caslen announced on July 11 that the in-person commencement ceremony, conditionally scheduled for August 8th, was canceled because of the steep increase in COVID-19 cases in South Carolina.

The ceremony will now be held virtually on August 8th at noon.

​According to the USC website, graduates will be invited back for an in-person ceremony when large gatherings are possible.

 

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