Columbia Journalism School holds two events to celebrate the accomplishments of its graduates.

Journalism Day

The annual Pringle Lecture will be delivered, followed by the presentation of professional and student awards and prizes. Prize winners will be recognized again in front of family and guests during the Journalism Graduation Ceremony (see below).

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Roone Arledge Auditorium, Alfred Lerner Hall

Speaker: TBD 

Tickets: Three (3) per graduate. Students can register for tickets and pick them up after submitting their graduation survey

Reception: Immediately following ceremony; Furnald Lawn (rain location - Pulitzer Hall)

Caps and Gowns: Not required; business attire

Diplomas: Graduates receive diplomas in the mail mid-June

School Graduation Website:

Contact Person: Melanie Huff,

Journalism Graduation Ceremony

This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of the graduating students from Columbia Journalism School. Students' names are read as they process across the stage.

Date:  TBD

Time: TBD

Location: TBD

Speaker:  TBD

Tickets: Three (3) Tickets per graduate

Reception: TBD

Caps and Gowns:  Not required; business attire.

Diplomas: Yes

School Graduation Website:

Contact Person: TBD