Commencement Events

Commencement Events

Commencement Video Clips

Graduating students are invited to record short video clips to be displayed during the ceremony. Don't miss out!


100 Days to Commencement

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
1:30PM - 3:00PM or 4:00PM-6:00PM
Hound Square


50 Days to Commencement

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
1:40PM - 2:55PM
Hound Square


Commencement Awards Ceremony

Monday May 14, 2018
6:00PM - 8:00PM
L.63 NB  

Grad Salute

Tuesday May 15, 2018
11AM - 7PM
Student Dining Hall

You must bring your JJ I.D.

  • Pick up your yearbook
  • Eligible students receive honor cords
  • Purchase a class ring
  • Diploma Frames & Graduate Announcements
  • Sign up with Alumni Affairs
  • Decorate your cap!


Veteran Graduation Breakfast

Thursday, May 17, 2018 
9:00AM - 11:00AM                    

East End Student Dining Hall
*Personal Invitations forthcoming
More information to follow

Senior Brunch

Friday May 18, 2018
11:00AM - 1:00PM

Student Dining Hall
*RSVP opens Fri, May 12th @ 12pm

Graduate Hooding Ceremony

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Gerald W. Lynch Theatre

* Graduate students MUST check-in by 3:30PM

Commencement Ceremony

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
10:30 AMor 3:30PM
Arthur Ashe Stadium
124-02 Roosevelt Ave
Flushing, NY 11368
South Plaza Entrance