Architecture, Planning and Preservation

Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Contact your individual school with questions related to Class Day ceremonies, and visit the Graduating Students and Announcements pages for the most current updates.

Graduating student holding a “Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation” sign on Commencement Day

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Continue down memory lane and check out everyone’s photos and more below!


This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of the graduating students from the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation.


Ceremony Details

Date: Thursday, April 29, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Speaker: Amale Andraos, Dean of the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

Diplomas: Diplomas will be mailed following graduation to the "Diploma (DP) Address" that is on file, based on each graduate’s degree conferral date in May of 2021. Verify or update your DP address on Student Services Online (SSOL). Please contact [email protected] with any additional questions.

School Graduation Website: arch.columbia.edu/commencement

School Contact: 
Lyla Catellier
[email protected]