August 1: October graduates application deadline to graduate
November 1: February graduates application deadline to graduate
December 1: May graduates application deadline to graduate
Register for University Commencement and request guest tickets
Purchase graduation invitations/announcements
Students can begin placing orders for Academic Regalia through the Bookstore
Like the Commencement Facebook page for updates
Stay updated on everything to do with Commencement. View the February issue of the Commencement News
Enjoy Spring Break!
Attend Grad Fair in the Morningside Heights Bookstore
Visit the Career Education Center for tips on improving your resume and looking for employment post-graduation
Notify your family and friends about University Commencement and your school's ceremony
Are you a graduating student? Can you sing? Then audition for Columbia Idol! More information, including audition dates, eligibility and rules, will be forthcoming in early March.
Stay updated on everything to do with Commencement. View the March issue of the Commencement News
Connect with the Columbia Alumni Association about the great benefits after graduation
Download the Commencement App to your mobile device
Deadline to place your order for Academic Regalia without $20 penalty
Stay updated on everything to do with Commencement. View the April issue of the Commencement News
University Commencement tickets distributed
Final deadline to order Academic Regalia to ensure correct delivery
Good luck on your final exams!
After May 21:
May graduates pick up diplomas per instructions from their respective schools
Update your information in the Alumni Directory for exclusive invitations, alumni benefits, and opportunities that you are now eligible for as a member of the Columbia Alumni Association. alumni.columbia.edu/directory