Schedule of Events

For questions related to Class Day ceremonies, contact your individual school, and visit the announcements page for the most current updates.

Columbia students gathering | students assembly during Graduation Ceremony

Commencement week is full of activities and events to honor the graduates' accomplishments. Individual schools have their own graduation celebrations in a more intimate setting while the University Commencement ceremony is an opportunity for the entire University community to come together.

In addition to University Commencement and School Ceremonies, Columbia graduates are invited to participate in additional ceremonies and celebrations throughout Commencement week.

*Please note that all ceremony times are in ET. 

**For school ceremonies taking place on Columbia’s Morningside campus, guest admission typically begins one hour prior to the start of the ceremony. Please visit School Ceremonies and/or contact your school directly to confirm exact admission times.