Commencement Breakfast and Awards Ceremony

Commencement Breakfast

 

Each spring, OGS sponsors a commencement breakfast for graduating NYU international students, their families and friends. Enjoy a hot breakfast buffet and live music while celebrating graduates' accomplishments at New York University. This year OGS hosted commencement breakfasts at Tandon and Washington Square on May 15 and 16, respectively.

The International Student Leadership Award and International Student Ally Award winners are also announced at the breakfast. Winners are selected due to their strong involvement in the NYU community and their significant contribution to improving international student life at NYU.

International Student Leadership Award

 

For international students studying in the US

The OGS International Student Leadership Award is announced during the Commencement Breakfast. Winners are selected due to their strong involvement in the NYU community and their significant contribution to improving international student life at NYU.

Eligible nominees for the International Student Leadership Award are international students in F, J, or any other nonimmigrant status who meet the following criteria:

  • Are completing their academic program at NYU
  • Are maintaining a grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Are involved in the NYU community as a volunteer or leader
  • Have made a significant contribution to improving life for international students attending NYU sites in the US

Nominators must be NYU faculty or NYU administrators. Multiple nominations for one person are welcome.

Winners are presented with a small gift and officially announced at the annual OGS Commencement Breakfast.

Questions? Email OGS Programming at ogs.programming@nyu.edu.

International Student Ally Award

All NYU students are eligible

The OGS International Student Ally Award is announced during the Commencement Breakfast. Winners are selected based on their involvement in making any NYU campus, in the US or elsewhere, a hospitable and productive place for students visiting or attending that site.

Eligible nominees for the International Student Ally Award are any NYU student who meet the following criteria:

  • Are completing their academic program at NYU
  • Are maintaining a grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Are involved in the NYU community as a volunteer or leader
  • Have made a significant contribution to improving life for international students attending any NYU campus

Nominators must be NYU faculty or NYU administrators. Multiple nominations for one person are welcome.

Winners are presented with a small gift and officially announced at the annual OGS Commencement Breakfast.

Questions? Email OGS Programming at ogs.programming@nyu.edu.