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University Commencement

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School Ceremony

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Plan Your Visit

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Graduating Students

Click here for a full list of resources you need to prepare for Commencement, including information about registration, tickets, an overview of activities, and your graduation checklist.

Walk down memory lane! Who made your time at Columbia exceptional? Who are you celebrating Commencement with?

Resource Highlights

Learn everything you need to know for Columbia's Commencement Season.

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Be a part of a global network of 385,000+ leaders, creators, and change-makers bound together by the shared University connection.

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Find stories from graduates, photos from the season, trivia, and the latest updates on what to expect from this year's various graduation celebrations.

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Learn how we facilitate equal access for graduates and guests with disabilities.