The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences holds two convocations to honor its graduating students.


PhD Convocation

This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of all PhD candidates in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Students' names are read as they process across the stage.

Date: Sunday, May 14, 2017

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: South Lawn, Morningside Campus

Speaker: TBA

Tickets: Not required

Reception: Immediately following the Ceremony at Avery Plaza (8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)

Caps and Gowns: Required

Diplomas: Will be mailed to the graduate’s address on file

Contact Information:

Ann K. Madigan
Director of Administrative Operations
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
212-854-2319
amadigan@columbia.edu


MA Convocation

This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of all MA candidates in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Students' names are read as they process across the stage.

Date: Sunday, May 14, 2017

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: South Lawn, Morningside Campus

Speaker: TBA

Tickets: Not required

Reception: Immediately following the Ceremony at Avery Plaza (5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.)

Caps and Gowns: Required

Diplomas: Will be mailed to the graduate’s address on file