Commencement Events

Commencement Events

Commencement Video Clips

Graduating students are invited to record short video clips to be displayed during the ceremony. Don't miss out!

*The Commencement activities flyer is available HERE


100 Days to Commencement

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
1:30PM - 3:00PM or 4:00PM-6:00PM
Hound Square


50 Days to Commencement

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
1:40PM - 2:55PM
Hound Square


Commencement Awards Ceremony

Monday May 14, 2018
6:00PM - 8:00PM
L.63 NB  

Grad Salute

Tuesday May 15, 2018
11AM - 7PM
Student Dining Hall

You must bring your JJ I.D.

  • Pick up your yearbook
  • Eligible students receive honor cords
  • Purchase a class ring
  • Diploma Frames & Graduate Announcements
  • Sign up with Alumni Affairs
  • Decorate your cap!


Veteran Graduation Breakfast

Thursday, May 17, 2018 
9:00AM - 11:00AM                    

East End Student Dining Hall
*Personal Invitations forthcoming
More information to follow

Senior Brunch

Friday May 18, 2018
11:00AM - 1:00PM

Student Dining Hall
*Ticket purchase requred HERE

Graduate Hooding Ceremony

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Gerald W. Lynch Theatre

*RSVP required HERE 
Graduate students MUST check-in by 3:30PM

Commencement Ceremony

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
10:30 AMor 3:30PM
Arthur Ashe Stadium
124-02 Roosevelt Ave
Flushing, NY 11368
South Plaza Entrance