Students celebrate in cap and gowns at 2019 graduation ceremony.


The 2021 Commencement ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 26. As noted by Chancellor Matos-Rodriguez on February 5, all 2021 CUNY Commencement ceremonies will be held virtually. Our faculty, staff, and members of the student association will work together to organize a virtual graduation ceremony to honor this milestone, and we encourage all students to email their ideas, feedback, or questions about the event to

All candidates for graduation must be sure to first complete and submit the Application to Graduate form. This step begins the audit process that must be completed before your degree can be issued. If you have questions about your application, please contact at

Gowns, caps, tassels, diploma frames, and other commemorative keepsake items will be available for purchase on our graduation website by mid-February 2021. The site will be live through the end of August 2021.

The student application to become the class speaker is now available.

If you have questions or suggestions about the virtual ceremony, please direct them to