Commemorate your graduation with a formal Commencement portrait! 

All portrait appointment slots have been filled. To accommodate graduates who weren’t able to secure an appointment, a waitlist has been created. Complete this form if you wish to be added. Please note that this form is ONLY in use for Commencement Week Graduation Portraits, and the waitlist is based on the order in which submissions come in.

Portrait sessions are taking place at Gould Welcome Center, 50 West 4th Street. Caps, gowns, and hoods are provided for the photo shoot. Appointments will take approximately 15 minutes, including gowning assistance and taking your portrait.

Graduate getting their portrait taken in their cap and gown

NYU Photo Bureau



Booking Individual Portraits

The sitting fee for your individual portrait session is $15. Payments can be made in person on the day of your appointment. Cash payments are not accepted. Separate fees will apply for the digital images and prints. Image pricing will be posted shortly.

Booking Group Portraits

To schedule group portraits, one person within your group will need to book and pay for a separate appointment slot. Group portraits are limited to 8 persons only. The sitting fee for a group portrait session is $15. Payments can be made in person on the day of your appointment. Cash payments are not accepted.

Rescheduling your Appointment

To reschedule your appointment, first cancel your initial appointment slot by going back to the calendar invite that was sent to your email. Select the NO option. Once you have canceled that appointment slot, proceed to select the new appointment time you wish to secure. Please be sure to re-submit all required information listed in the description area of the appointment.

Canceling your Appointment

To cancel your appointment, please refer to the initial calendar invite that was sent to your email and select the NO option. 

Class Rings

Class rings can be ordered online or at the NYU Bookstore. A display of select rings are available to view in-person at the NYU Bookstore located at 726 Broadway.