Members of the Fairfield Prep Class of 2021 celebrated their graduation at Prep's 79th Commencement Exercises on Sunday, June 6, 2021.
The ceremony was held at 9 a.m. on the south side of Arrupe Hall where 174 graduates received their diplomas in front of family and friends. Hundreds of viewers also joined in by watching ceremony via livestream.
The commencement speaker was Greg Marshall '73, Special Assistant to the President, who retires in 2021. Caleb Bolden '21 delivered a powerful farewell address about how the senior class came together to overcome many changes during an unconventional year impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. (View some of the highlights here).
This year's graduates will matriculate to a number of prestigious colleges and universities, among them Harvard University, Georgetown University, University of Notre Dame, Boston College, Villanova University, Johns Hopkins University, NYU and Fordham University. (View a highlight reel of some of the students sharing their college commitments).
Class of 2021 Graduation Photos
- View and purchase photos from Robert Taylor Photography of the conferral of diplomas as well as additional candids.
- Additional photos are available to view in galleries on the Fairfield Prep website.
- You can also visit our Flickr page to download high resolution versions of the photos
Baccalaureate Mass Photos
View a video of the full graduation on our YouTube page.
Here are some cinematic highlights from the graduation, courtesy of videographer Steven Yingling.
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