Celebrate your 2020 graduates together - even if you’re physically apart.

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You’ve been there for your students since day one, and you can still be there to meet them at the finish line — even if it’s online — with Facebook Live.

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From the invite to the final broadcast, Facebook has everything you need to host a live graduation ceremony online so that students, their family members, and friends can celebrate the Class of 2020, no matter where they are in the world.

Your guide to bringing a momentous occasion online, with Facebook Live.

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Planning the ceremony

It all starts with creating a Facebook Event for your online graduation ceremony. Once you’ve created your online event, you can start inviting guests and promoting the event to your school and local community. We’ll provide helpful details on how to make the experience unique to your students.

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Preparing for graduation day

Whether you’re celebrating a high school or college graduation, some advance preparation for the online ceremony will help your graduation run without a glitch. We’ll provide details on how to set up your Facebook Live broadcast so you’re prepared for the big day. Hopefully there aren’t any issues, but just in case we’ll provide some ways to resolve any technical issues that might arise during the broadcast.

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Hosting from home

On graduation day, you’ll want to make sure your Facebook Live broadcast is engaging so your school community has a personalized ceremony that helps them feel together even though they’re physically apart. We’ll provide tips on getting students, their family members, and friends involved, excited, and engaged.

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