The 2020 graduating class, having witnessed one of the most challenging times with COVID-19 pandemic, managed to demonstrate remarkable resilience and innovative approaches to learning and connecting. Rector of Russian-Armenian University Professor Armen Darbinyan addressed the Class of 2020 virtually,
"Our University is about human bonding and communication, that’s what matters. The past several months have proved to be a real challenge for all of us, and I am glad that you, the class of 2020, are the way you are - brave, kind and empathic. I wish you every success! And I don’t doubt it, for you are beautiful human beings."