Information for Families and Guests

We plan to hold the 2024 William James College Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, June 9, 2024, at 11:00 AM at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel, 50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street, Boston. 

Each graduate will be allotted four tickets to the attend the ceremony. The ceremony will also be livestreamed.

Local Hotels

Here are hotels located near the Boston Park Plaza. We also have other hotels near the college listed here.

Boston Park Plaza
50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street
Boston, MA 02116-3912
Click here for room block reservations (June 8-10, 2024), reservations must be made by Monday, May 20, 2024 by 5:00 PM EST.

Hotel Indigo
280 Friend Street
Boston, MA 02114

Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel
138 St. James Avenue
Boston, MA 02116

Looking for a Grad Gift?

Black matted frames with our logo (shown right) are 19 x 19 inches and can be purchased for $125 by contacting Denise Feeley directly at 617-327-6777 x1200 or at

William James College Frame for Diploma