PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The University of Pennsylvania is honoring its graduating class with a virtual conferral of degrees. An online commencement ceremony is being held on Monday morning.

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Speeches by university leaders and student performances made up the service.

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University Of Pennsylvania Honoring Graduating Class With Online Commencement Ceremony

The graduates were invited to post photos and messages throughout to the program.

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The university will also host an in-person ceremony for the class of 2020 next May.