Nursing

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 students seated for commencement ceremony

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This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of the graduating students from the School of Nursing.


Class of 2021 Nursing Graduation Ceremony 

Date: Tuesday May 18, 2021
Time: 7:30 p.m. (EDT) 
Speaker: Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN, Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Practice of Health Care, Georgetown University, Visiting Professor and Distinguished Fellow, University of Texas, Austin

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 April, May, June, and October of 2021. Verify or update your DP address on Student Services Online (SSOL). Please contact [email protected] with any additional questions.

School Graduation Website: https://www.nursing.columbia.edu/students/commencement

School Contact: [email protected]


Celebrating 2020 Graduates

Date: Tuesday May 18, 2021
Time: 5:00 p.m. (EDT)

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 April, May, June, and October of 2021. Verify or update your DP address on Student Services Online (SSOL). Please contact [email protected] with any additional questions.

School Graduation Website: https://www.nursing.columbia.edu/students/commencement

School Contact: [email protected]