International and Public Affairs

Congratulations to the Class of 2024! Contact your individual school with questions related to your respective ceremonies and visit Graduating Students and Announcements for the most current updates.

Graduating students seated for Columbia commencement ceremony

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This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of graduating students from the School of International and Public Affairs.


Ceremony Details

Date: Monday, May 13, 2024
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location Change: Baker Athletics Complex (505 West 218th Street)

Speaker: Ian Bremmer, President and Founder of Eurasia Group; Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs

Diplomas: Diplomas will be sent to students at their “Diploma (DP) Address” on file with their school’s student service portal. Need to verify your diploma details? Get more information here.

School Graduation Website: www.sipa.columbia.edu/students/graduation

School Contact: 
Office of Student Affairs
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