For Students

The 2020 William James College Commencement Ceremony will be held on Sunday, September 13, 2020, at the Sheraton Tara Hotel (1657 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA). Graduates must arrive at 8:30 am. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 am and is expected to last approximately 2 hours. Please read the information in this section carefully.

Graduation Wrap Up Sessions

Attending a Graduation Wrap Up Session is a requirement for all WJC Students preparing to graduate. Please contact the departments listed below to make sure all necessary paperwork is completed prior to graduation. All Graduate Wrap Up Sessions will be conducted by phone and email. All graduates should be in touch with each of the following departments by May 1, 2020:   

Email Access

Please click here for information regarding access to your William James College email after graduation.


All diplomas will be mailed following your date of graduation.  If you would like your diploma mailed to an address other than what we have on file, please contact Denise Feeley at to update your mailing address. Any additional questions can also be directed to

Regalia (Cap & Gown)

Regalia for Graduation can be ordered online.

Hotel Accommodations

Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA 01701
$169 per night
Book your stay before August 12, 2020 to secure the group rate.
The group rate is good for Saturday, September 12 thru Monday, September 14, 2020

Click here to book your group rate for William James College Commencement


Click here for dining options in the area.