Planning for the 2016 commencement ceremonies is under way. If you are graduating at the end of the Spring 2016 semester, please file for graduation by the deadline, February 15. Instruction on filing are here: Apply_for_Graduation_on_CF_Sept2015
Please note that filing for graduation is not the same as requesting tickets to walk in the commencement ceremony. If you would like to participate in the ceremony, and/or would like tickets for friends and family members, call the Division of Student Affairs at 718.951.5352 to request tickets.
Important 2016 Dates
Deadlines for Filing for Graduation: February 15 (for June 2016 graduates) and May 15 (for September 2016 graduates)
Overseas Letter Application Window (for students inviting family and friends from other countries to the commencement ceremonies): February 8 – March 21
Commencement Ticket Reservation Window: April 11 – May 1
Commencement Ticket Pick-up Dates: May 17 to May 19: 10:00 am– 2:00 pm and 4:00 – 8:00 pm • May 20, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm • May 22, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Commencement Ceremonies: Master’s I: Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
MA Students in International Affairs: We will be celebrating prior to the ceremony with a group photo on the college Quad. More details forthcoming.
Petition to Walk for Summer 2016 Graduates
For students completing all of their degree requirements by September 2016 (i.e., during the summer 2016 semesters) who wish to participate in the June 2016 commencement ceremonies, please: 1. complete the Petition to Walk application, and 2. File for graduation by the May 15, 2016 deadline.