The 2019 Commencement ceremony for the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) will take place on Wednesday, May 29, at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center, with the ceremony beginning at 7:00 pm.

To attend the ceremony, students must follow the two-step process outlined below.

Step 1: Apply to Graduate

All students must complete and submit an Application for Graduation to the Office of the Registrar in order to graduate. This form must be submitted to the Registrar’s office no later than March 1, 2019.

If you have questions about whether you are on track to graduate, contact your academic advisor directly.

Step 2: RSVP to Attend the Ceremony

Invitations to participate in the graduation ceremony are sent to students via their CUNY SPS email address between March 1-13, 2019. In order to attend the ceremony, students must follow the RSVP instructions included in the emailed invitation.

Additional details about Commencement, including cap and gown rentals, guest tickets, and keynote speakers will be announced via email as they are confirmed. Please be sure to check your email on a regular basis.

Questions regarding Commencement should be directed to the CUNY SPS Commencement team at