Commencement

Commencement

Welcome Graduates!

Commencement Week 2020:

Commencement -- and all the excitement and pomp and circumstance that accompany it -- is one of Rowan's most treasured traditions. This website focuses on providing you and your guests with the latest information and details surrounding the week-long celebration.

We update this site frequently with additional information or changes, so please check back often!

This year's Commencement dates and times have been assigned: 

Saturday, May 9, 2020
3:00 pm University Ceremony & Celebration
Wackar Stadium
Rain Date: Sunday, May 10, 2020 @ 11:00 am


Monday, May 11, 2020
10:00 am College of Science & Mathematics and School of Health Professions
University Green @ Bunce Hall
2:00 pm College of Science & Mathematics
University Green @ Bunce Hall


Tuesday, May 12, 2020
10:00 am Rohrer College of Business
University Green @ Bunce Hall
1:00 pm College of Performing Arts
Wilson Hall – Pfleeger Concert Hall
4:00 pm College of Humanities & Social Sciences
University Green @ Bunce Hall


Wednesday, May 13, 2020
10:00 am College of Communications & Creative Arts
University Green @ Bunce Hall
1:00 pm School of Earth and Environment
Wilson Hall – Pfleeger Concert Hall
4:00 pm College of Education
University Green @ Bunce Hall


Thursday, May 14, 2020
10:00 am Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering Ceremony
University Green @ Bunce Hall
1:00 pm Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Wilson Hall – Pfleeger Concert Hall
4:00 pm School of Osteopathic Medicine and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
University Green @ Bunce Hall

 

Important Dates

Finals Week: Saturday, May 2 - Friday, May 8
Semester Concludes: Thursday, April 30
Commencement Week: Saturday to Thursday, May 9-15

Information Meetings and Deadlines

Commencement and Graduation Info Meetings held in the Student Center Ballroom - Download the presentation

  • Wednesday, December 4, 2019 @ 6:00pm

  • Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 3:00pm

  • Thursday, February 20, 2020 @ 10:00am

  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 5:30pm

Graduation Application Deadlines - visit the Office of the Registrar for detailed information

  • Fall 2019 - Tuesday, October 8, 2019
  • Winter 2020 - Sunday, December 1, 2019
  • Spring 2020 - Friday, February 21, 2020

Commencement Participation Deadline

  • Monday, March 2, 2020

Commencement Tickets Information

  • Information coming soon

Commencement Fair

  • Monday, March 30 - Thursday, April 2 2020, 10am to 6pm at Barnes & Noble in Glassboro

 

2020 College Checklists

 

  • William G. Rohrer College of Business
  • College of Communication and Creative Arts
  • College of Education
  • Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering
  • College of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • College of Performing Arts
  • College of Science and Mathematics - Computer Science
  • College of Science and Mathematics - Mathematics
  • College of Science and Mathematics - a.m. ceremony
  • College of Science and Mathematics - p.m. ceremony
  • Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
    • CMSRU Commencement Information
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  • School of Earth and Environment
  • School of Health Professions
  • School of Osteopathic Medicine