Faculty and Staff Information

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 — 7 p.m.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
1 Center Street
Newark, NJ 07102


Advanced registration is required for faculty and staff participating as a platform party member. The deadline to register online has now passed. If you missed the deadline and would still like to participate, please email Petra Knox, administrative assistant, Academic Affairs at knoxp@montclair.edu.

Credentials/Parking Permits/Shuttle Service

Event credentials are required for faculty and staff participating as platform party members. For your convenience, we will be providing complimentary parking at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Parking permits will be provided when picking up your credential packet at the Provost’s Office.

We will provide round-trip shuttle service form Red Hawk Deck to NJPAC. Shuttle will depart Red Hawk Deck at 4:30 p.m. Shuttle will return to Montclair State University at the conclusion of the event.

To obtain your event packet, please stop by the Provost’s Office, Room 319, located in the School of Nursing/The Graduate School, beginning Monday, April 30 through Friday, May 4, between 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. or 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. All packets must be picked up by Friday, May 4.

Venue Arrival

Graduate Commencement:
All platform party members must report to New Jersey Performing Arts Center at 5:15 p.m.


Faculty and staff participating as platform party members must wear academic regalia.

The deadline for new regalia rentals has now passed. If you still require regalia, it is available for a limited time through the bookstore. Please email your height and highest degree obtained to 0356mgr@follett.com to complete the rental process.

Regalia must be picked up in the University Bookstore on the following dates and times:

  • Monday, April 30: 8:30 a.m. — 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 1: 8:30 a.m. — 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 2: 8:30 a.m. — 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 3: 8:30 a.m. — 8 p.m.
  • Friday, May 4: 8:30 a.m. — 4 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 5: 10 a.m. — 2 p.m.