(College of Arts and Science)
The Virtual Tribute Ceremony is a special event to honor the College of Arts and Science's graduating class. The ceremony will be held virtually on Thursday, May 20, at 10AM Eastern time. This event provides a final opportunity for you to be together as a class and to be honored by Dean Jarrett and the faculty on the occasion of your graduation. More information>>
Dean’s Awards Ceremony
(New York University)
The President of New York University will preside over the event and confer degrees.
- Candidate invitations to commencement are issued by the Commencement Office early in April. They are extended to all graduates and degree candidates for degrees for the 2020-2021 academic year (September 2020, January 2021 and May 2021). Candidates for May degrees are identified as those who have applied for graduation via Albert.
- Academic Attire Traditional cap and gown are required and can be rented or purchased.
- Your Diploma Distribution of diplomas does not take place at the Commencement ceremony. The Office of the University Registrar will send your diploma by mail to your permanent address in about 8 weeks.
- Commencement Portraits Seniors may elect to sit for commencement portraits in May. Academic attire and a minimal fee are required. Complete information may be found on the Commencement website.
Class Rings & Announcement Cards