Southern Connecticut State University

Class of 2020
Senior Celebration

Virtual Commencement

Southern held a virtual Commencement ceremony for both Graduate and Undergraduate students on Saturday, August 15, at 10:00 a.m.

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Commencement 2020

Seniors, you did it

Celebrate this moment. You deserve it. You will do great things.



Janet Phillips
Professor and Chair, Accounting

To the class of 2020, you are an absolutely amazing group of the most engaged and determined individuals ever. I feel certain that you are going to succeed in whatever you do and will go forward making us proud to know you. Best of luck to you all!!!!

Faculty / Staff 05/22/2020

Jia Yu
Assistant Professor, Economics

Congratulations to the class of 2020! You made it during this unbelievable time period. We are so proud of all of you! Graduation is just the beginning, and you are stars in the making. Shine On, Owls!

Faculty / Staff 05/22/2020

Rose DeSiena
Simulation Coordinator, Nursing

Looking over the upheavals and challenges in your education as a result of the Covid-19 crisis, I applaud all of you in your perseverance shown to achieve your goal to receive a BSN. Flexibility is exactly what is necessary to be an effective nurse. Congratulations!

Faculty / Staff 05/21/2020