This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of the graduating students from Barnard College.

Please note that gates will open approximately 1 hour before each ceremony begins; it is best to confirm specific arrival times with the individual school.

Presentation of Degree Candidates

This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of graduating students from the Barnard College Class of 2017. Students' names are read as they process across the stage.
Barnard Commencement website:
Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Time: 4:00 p.m. 
Location: Radio City Music Hall
Speaker: Joanne Liu, International President of Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders), will deliver the keynote address and receive the Barnard Medal of Distinction
Reception: Departmental receptions will take place on the Barnard campus on Wednesday, May 17th at 12:30pm, following the University Commencement ceremony
Tickets: Required 
Caps and Gowns: Required
Diplomas: Graduates may collect their diplomas after the Barnard Commencement ceremony takes place. Details will be provided on the Barnard Commencement website.