Commencement 2015

Important Senior Events for 2014                                                                                                       

Deadlines for filing for Graduation: Tuesday, October 1, 2014 for December 2014 and January 2015 graduates
                                                            Monday, December 1, 2014 for May 2015 graduates
                                                            Wednesday, April 1, 2015 for August 2015 graduates
                                                            A late charge of $40. will be assessed after these dates

Jostens College Rings:

April 14, 2015 : 11 a.m. - 2 p.m  & 3:00pm - 8:00pm

April 15, 2015 : 3:00pm - 8:00pm

Deadline for Academic Attire is March 1, 2014.

If you are ordering:
Bachelor/Associate (Cap, gown, hood)                                   $65.
Master (Cap, gown, hood) $70.
Bachelor/Associate (Hood only) $40.


Etiquette Dinner - Tuesday, March 11 at 6:30 p.m.

7th Street Cafe
126 Seventh Street
Garden City, New York 11530
Monday, March 9, 6:30 p.m.
Due to limited space, you MUST pre-register for this event in Student Affairs, Public Square Room 330, and leave your $20 deposit at that time.

"55 Nites"

A traditional celebration of 55 nights until graduation.

23 North Park Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York 11570
Thursday. March 26, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Graduation Festival

Mandatory Event
Tuesday, April 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, April 15, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Hays Theatre, Wilbur Arts Center

Commencement Rehearsals

Mandatory Event - You must attend one of these sessions. Your graduation ticket will be distributed during these rehearsals.
Monday, April 27, 4 p.m.
Tuesday, April 28, 7 p.m.
Hays Theatre, Wilbur Arts Center
Doors open 15 minutes prior to each rehearsal

Senior Gala

Friday, May 8, 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Crestholloy Country Club
8325 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury, New York 11787
Cost: $50. per person
Tickets will go on sale at "55 Nites," Graduation Festival, and Graduation Rehearsals

Senior BBQ

Monday, May 11, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
On the grounds of Public Square

Masters Hooding/Class Night *Time Change*

Master Degree Candidates Only
Wednesday, May 13, 8 p.m.  *Time Change*
Quealy Hall, Wilbur Arts Building
All participants must report to the Hays Theatre at 7:30 p.m

Baccalaureate Hooding/Class Night

Associate and Bachelor Degree Candidates Only
Thursday, May 14
Group A, 5 p.m.
Group B, 8 p.m.
Quealy Hall
You will be notified at the Graduation Festival regarding the time of your major's ceremony. All participants must report to the Hays Theatre 30 minutes prior to the ceremony

Commencement Liturgy

Friday, May 15, 10:30 a.m.
St. Agnes Cathedral
Rockville Centre, New York

Alumni Commencement Brunch

Friday, May 15,
Immediately following the Commencement Liturgy
Quealy Hall


Monday, May 18,  12:30p.m. *Procession starts at 1:30 p.m.
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Uniondale, New York
*Unlimited guests*