Sunday, May 19, 2019

GSAS Convocation: Doctoral Ceremony

During Convocation, degree candidates are presented individually by name, ascend the stage, and are greeted by GSAS Dean Carlos J. Alonso and other university officials.

If you intend to participate in the ceremonies, please visit for a step-by-step guide, detailed schedules, instructions for guests, and FAQs. Doctoral graduates may register using the form below.

Graduate Students
Sunday, May 19, 2019
12:30 PM
1:30 PM

South Lawn, 500 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027

GSAS Office of Student Affairs, gsas-studentaffairs [at]

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