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Graduation 2017: Commencement at SFU

Congrats to the Class of 2017! Find photos, videos, and post-graduation info below.
  • Congratulations, 2017 Grads!

    On Sunday, May 7, 2017, graduates and undergraduates attended Commencement ceremonies at the Stokes DeGol arena. This year, 778 students (402 undergraduate/376 graduate) earned degrees from Saint Francis. More than 550 graduates attended the ceremonies. 

    Graduation Photos

    Graduation Videos

  • You're an alum. Now what?

    Graduation may be over, but there are plenty of ways to remain connected to your SFU family. From Facebook to alumni get-togethers, get your Saint Francis fix with these key resources.

  • Follow SFU on Social Media

    Follow our pages on social media and stay up to date on the latest SFU news.

    Facebook (/SaintFrancisUniversity)

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    Twitter (@SaintFrancisPA)

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    Attend Alumni Weekend

    Every summer, alums from all classes return to Saint Francis to visit their alma mater and meet up with former friends and faculty. Some highlights of the weekend include:

    • The Best of Italy's Wine Tasting and Seminar
    • Readers Theatre Alumni Performance
    • Delta Sigma Phi Picnic
    • Reunion Year Class Photos
    • Women's Fun Tennis Round Robin Tournament
    • Alumni Memorial Mass
    • Annual Fr. Bede Fitness & Fun Walk
    • President's Fireworks

    Register and learn more about Alumni Weekend

    Give Back to SFU

    There are plenty of opportunities for you remain involved in the Saint Francis community. From joining the Alumni Association to volunteering on Study Abroad programs, there is something for every alum. Email Alumni Director Eric Horell (  for information on volunteer opportunities.


    Former Student Success Stories

    There is no doubt Saint Francis grads go on to do great things. The SFU Spotlight showcases the many ways alums have applied their degrees in the real world. Not only is it fun to read what your former classmates are up to, these stories provide new students career inspiration and an insight into life after SFU.

    If you have a success story you'd like to share, we'd love to hear it.

    Submit your alum success stories to Kara Illig (

    SFU Spotlight

    Stay Connected With Classmates

    Forever Francis is one-stop shop for everything alumni. Find a classmate, join the Alumni Travel Program, request a transcript, keep up with the latest alumni events, and more. 

    Forever Francis