Wide shot of crowd of graduates

Important Dates

To protect the safety of the University community and others, and in accordance with Governor Murphy’s Executive Orders, commencement and graduation convocations are postponed until a future date. We will update this page with more information as it becomes available.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Deadline to apply for May 2020 graduation with the registration office.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Deadline to order regalia delivered to University Bookstore (free shipping and handling)
Tuesday April 28, 2020
Deadline to order regalia with ship-to-home option only (additional fees apply)
Monday, May 4, 2020
Graduation Fair: pick up regalia (cap and gown) and Convocation read cards and guest tickets – Student Center Ballrooms 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Friday, May 8, 2020
Deadline to make your gift and submit your Commencement message
Friday, May 22, 2020
Commencement ceremony – Prudential Center, Newark N.J.
Student arrival time: 10 a.m.
Ceremony start time: 11 a.m.
Enter via Ford Tower

Photo of Prudential Center with entrances marked.