The Universities at Shady Grove’s Annual Graduation Celebration
The Universities at Shady Grove’s Annual Graduation Celebration was held on May 11 and honored the achievements of the Fall Class of 2016 and the Spring Class of 2017.
This year’s event celebrated USG’s 16th graduating class. For 16 years the Universities at Shady Grove’s pioneering partnership approach to higher education has provided students with the opportunity to achieve their education goals, build their careers and make a difference in the community.
In 2002, there were 36 students in the first graduating class; this year there are 795! Since its inception, more than 10,000 students have received bachelor and graduate degrees from USG's nine partner colleges and universities.