The 191st All-University Commencement for the Class of 2024 will take place on May 15, 2024 at Yankee Stadium. 

Candidates, please ensure you are prepared to attend. Other attendees, please review information about faculty participation, families and guests, and volunteering

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Ceremony for the Class of 2024

Wednesday, May 15, 2024, 11:00 a.m. 
Yankee Stadium


May 2024 candidates (for degrees or advanced certificates of study), as well as September 2023 and January 2024 graduates, are invited to attend the 191st All-University Commencement Exercises. The Commencement honorees will be announced in late spring.

The ceremony will be live-streamed on the website.

Order of Exercises

The Commencement Exercises will include remarks by university leadership, a student speaker, the awarding of honorary degrees to several distinguished individuals, the conferring of degrees and certificates to students, and the passing of the university torch.

It is not possible to recognize each individual student by name at the All-University Commencement. Deans will introduce each class as a whole and a student representative from the school, who is selected in advance, will receive a symbolic diploma.


9:00 a.m. | Gates open for candidates and guests
10:30 a.m. | Faculty procession begins, followed by platform party procession
11:00 a.m. | Ceremony begins
12:30 p.m. | Ceremony concludes (approx.)

Candidate Attendance Checklist

Candidates, complete the following steps to be ready for the All-University Commencement Exercises. View upcoming key dates and deadlines.

  1. Advise international guests to apply for a US B-2 visitor visa (if applicable)
  2. Obtain a Commencement letter of invitation from the StudentLink Center (if applicable)
  3. Order all necessary academic attire
  4. Order tickets
  5. Complete accessibility requests (if applicable)
  6. Pick up Grad Alley wristbands

Please be aware that by attending New York University’s All-University Commencement Exercises at Yankee Stadium, you consent to your voice, name, and/or likeness being used, without compensation, in films, tapes, and photography, and you release New York University from any liability on account of such use.