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


To ensure your attendance, confirm you have completed the steps below.

  1. Check that you are eligible to graduate and have applied for September 2023, January 2024, or May 2024 graduation. Any September 2024 candidates with up to two outstanding courses wanting to attend May 2024 Commencement should confirm they've taken the steps needed to receive a Dean's Exception, including applying for September 2024 graduation.
  2. Order academic attire once academic attire ordering begins in the spring 2024.
  3. Order tickets for yourself and your guests once ticket ordering begins in mid-March 2024. Candidates are not automatically granted a ticket. All candidates must reserve a candidate ticket in order to enter Yankee Stadium.
  4. Once you order tickets, fill out an Accessibility Request for Guests form, if your guest(s) require wheelchair seating and/or American sign language interpretation. The guest accessibility request form will be available once ticket ordering begins.

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 All-University Commencement ceremony is only held in the spring. There is not an All-University Commencement ceremony for fall and winter graduates. September and January graduates are invited to attend the All-University Commencement ceremony in May.


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

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.


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.