Schedule of Events

142nd Commencement 2015

Monday, May 18th

Nurses’ Pinning Rehearsal 1:00 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre

Graduation Rehearsal 5:00 pm College Quadrangle

Senior Barbecue 6:00 pm Deacon’s Den

Wednesday, May 20th

Nurses’ Pinning 2:00 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre
Reception to follow in Westminster Hall, Rm. 110

Baccalaureate 4:30 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre
Reception to follow in Westminster Hall, Rm. 110

Thursday, May 21st

Senior Breakfast 8:00 am College Hall

Senior Lineup 9:00 am College Hall

Commencement 9:30 am College Quadrangle

Admission Tickets Required
Guest check-in begins at 7:00 am.  Each guest must present an admission ticket in exchange for an admission wristband which will allow them access to guest seating on the Quad. Guest seating on the Quad begins at 8:00 am. Please note that guests must check in before lining up for guest seating.

Important Graduation Information:

Click here for Commencement Activity Brochure

Click here for Graduating Student Letter

Application Commencement

Click here for Graduation Photography Information

  • Submit Application for Commencement by Wednesday, April 1st, 2015, via email at, by fax at 973-748-1671, or in person at the Office of Academic Affairs (73 Oakland Avenue).
  • Pick up Guest Tickets, Keepsake Announcements and the Regalia Purchase Ticket between May 1st and May 18th at the Student Financial Services Office, Knox Hall.
  • Pay and pick up your regalia at the College Bookstore between May 1st  and May 18th.  You will need to present your Regalia Purchase Ticket in order to make the purchase.
  • Attend Graduation Rehearsal - Monday, May 18th, 5:00 pm on the Quad.
  • Check in on Commencement Day - Thursday, May 21st, in College Hall at 8:00am.