Commencement

Commencement

Welcome Graduates!

Commencement Week 2019:

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. Here is the 2019 Commencement Week Schedule.

Important Dates

  • Finals Week: Monday, May 6 - Saturday, May 11
  • Semester Concludes: Thursday, May 7
  • Commencement Week: Saturday to Thursday, May 11-16

Information Meetings and Deadlines

Commencement and Graduation Info Meetings held in the Student Center Ballroom 

  • Wednesday, December 5, 2018 — 6:00-7:00 pm 
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019 — 3:00-4:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 — 10:00-11:00 am
  • Tuesday, March TBD — 5:30-6:30 pm

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

  • Fall 2018 Term | August 21 - October 2 
  • Winter 2018-2019 Term  | October 15 - November 27 
  • Spring 2019 Term | January 3 - February 19
  • Summer 2019 Term | April 2 - June 11

Commencement Participation Deadline

  • Monday, April 1, 2019 

Commencement Tickets Information

  • University Ceremony and Celebration
    • Tickets are available for download between Monday, April 15 - Monday, April 22, 2019 IMPORTANT TO NOTE: Guest tickets are required for this event. Unclaimed University Ceremony tickets as of April 23, 2019 will be released for redistribution.
  • College Level Ceremonies
    • Monday, April 15, 2019

Commencement Fair

 

2019 College Checklists - Coming Soon!

 

  • 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