SALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah hosted its first-ever virtual commencement ceremony on April 30.

The graduating Class of 2020 includes students who graduated summer 2019, fall 2019 and spring 2020. Graduates ranged in age from 18 to 69, earned 9,280 degrees and represented 50 U.S. states and 59 foreign countries. This class is the first to graduate from the University of Utah since it was selected as a new member of the Association of American Universities — an invitation-only, prestigious group of 65 leading research institutions.

The ceremony can be viewed at

Rock Springs

Jordan Blazovich: Speech-language pathology, master of science

Kaitlyn Liu: English, bachelor of arts

Christopher Liu: Computer science, bachelor of computer science

Devin Manfull: Theatre technology, bachelor of fine arts


Jordan Costello: Business administration, bachelor of science


Kayla Henson: Social work, bachelor social work

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