Teachers College

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 from Teachers College during commencement ceremony

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The Graduation Ceremony will be held by Teachers College to honor the achievements of degree candidates.

Convocation Ceremony

Location: United Palace Theatre; 4140 Broadway at 175th Street

Ceremony I 

Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Time: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. (procession starts at 9:45 a.m.)
Departments: Counseling & Clinical Psychology and Human Development
Speaker: Dr. Thomas Parham, Psychologist and President of California State University

Ceremony II 

Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Time: 2:30–4:30 p.m. (procession starts at 2:15 p.m.)
Departments: Biobehavioral Sciences, Health Studies & Applied Educational Psychology, and International & Transcultural Studies
Speaker: Deborah W. Brooks, CEO and Co-founder of The Michael J. Fox Foundation, on behalf of Actor and Philanthropist, Michael J. Fox

Ceremony III

Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Time: 7:00–9:00 p.m. (procession starts at 6:45 p.m.)
Departments: Mathematics, Science & Technology, and Organizational Leadership
Speaker: Dr. Amy Edmondson, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School

Ceremony IV

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Time: 5:00–7:00 p.m. (procession starts at 4:45 p.m.)
Departments: Arts & Humanities, Curriculum & Teaching, and Educational Policy & Social Analysis
Speaker: Jody Arnhold (M.A. ’73), Dance Educator and Innovator

Diplomas: Diplomas will be mailed following convocation to the address specified in the TC Portal. Please visit the Student Resources section of the my.tc.columbia.edu portal, to update your preferred mailing address.

School Graduation Website: Teachers College Convocation 2024

School Contact
Convocation Help Desk
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