To our graduates, we look forward to your participation in the 2017 commencement exercises as a way of sharing this great accomplishment with your fellow students, family, faculty and staff who have supported you on your journey.
The ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, New York. The ceremony will begin promptly at 4:00 p.m. and will end at approximately 7:00 p.m. Doors will open at 3:00 p.m. for your families and guests. Cap and Gown Distribution Dates from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.: Monday, May 1, 2017: MAINSTAGE THEATER Tuesday, May 2, 2017: MAINSTAGE THEATER Thursday, May 18, 2017: MAINSTAGE THEATER IMPORTANT: The ceremony will be approximately three (3) hours. You must stay for the entire event. Once the procession has begun, you may not leave the Center. Cell phone usage is not permitted in the Barclays Center. The College will not be responsible for any personal belongings (i.e., bags, strollers, umbrellas, and other miscellaneous items).
ALL GRADUATES MUST REMAIN UNTIL THE END OF THE CEREMONY!
Below you will find everything you need to know to prepare for the big day.
Graduates will be given five (5) tickets for their family and friends. Graduates do not need an admission ticket for themselves. Your cap & gown will serve as your admission ticket.In order to ensure seating for all graduates, we ask that you complete the RSVP for below, letting us know that you will attend the ceremony. Please complete and submit the form once.
Friday, May 19, 2017 7 PM – 9:30 PM cruising time (6:15 PM boarding time) 1 World’s Fair Marina, Pier 1, Flushing, NY Ticket Price & Pick up: $35 for students, $70 for faculty/staff March 20 – Tickets go on sale for students only. Students can only purchase up to 2 tickets, only until April 21, 2017.