commencement celebration

Congratulations to the Class of 2020

More than 700 students were honored in our special Virtual Commencement on Saturday, May 9, 2020, officially making each Pioneer part of our Carroll alumni family. Celebrate the memories and unique celebrations through photos and video and articles.

As promised, we would like to invite our 2020 graduates back to campus to participate in our 2021 Commencement Ceremony.  Please email for more information if you are interested in joining our 2021 graduates as they walk accross the stage this May.  Notification of your interest must be received by Friday, April 23rd if you wish to participate.

2020 Commencement Ceremony Download

Download the 2020 Commencement Program

Farewell Messages

Baccalaureate Video

Additional Commencement Stories

Kendra Zimdars

Planning a Virtual Commencement

When Carroll moved the rest of the spring semester online and announced a virtual commencement due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kendra Zimdars' job changed.

Dr. Barbara Horner-Ibler, MD

Commencement speaker says graduates are trained for life's adjustments

Dr. Barbara Horner-Ibler '80 delivered Carroll's 2020 Commencement keynote address, sharing with graduates that they have learned through their college experience and living through a pandemic how to tackle life's adjustments and are now "prepared for whatever life brings."

Welcome to theCarroll Alumni Family

Panoramic View of campus