GC Commencement 2019


Fifty-Sixth Annual Commencement

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Location: David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center — 10 Lincoln Center Plaza (Columbus Avenue and 65th Street)

Time: 3:00 p.m. Ceremony begins in David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center (Graduates must arrive by 1:00 p.m.)

R.S.V.P.: by May 18, 2020. (R.S.V.P.s received after that date will be subject to a late registration fee.)


We look forward to celebrating the achievements of our doctoral and master’s graduates at this year’s Commencement. 

Academic Attire:
To purchase attire - Order from Herff Jones online or contact directly:

Paul Reilly at Herff Jones
Phone: (516) 781- 0348
Fax: (516) 781-0349
E-mail: pjreilly@herffjones.com

Please note:
If you plan to participate in the Academic Procession, you must register here and then pay here. Payment is mandatory to complete your registration. Please pay online via Eventbrite. Graduation fee includes 4 guest tickets. Extra tickets are $25 per guest with a limit of 6 extra tickets per graduate. All tickets will be distributed at academic attire pick-up.

A late fee will be charged for registration after May 18, 2020. Late registration is $225 for those who own academic attire and $350 for those who will rent academic attire.

Graduates should contact the Office of the Registrar for details regarding diploma distribution.