The Columbia University Commencement ceremony of the 265th academic year will take place on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. outdoors on the Morningside campus, rain or shine. All eligible May 2019 degree candidates, and February 2019 and October 2018 graduates, from all schools and colleges affiliated with Columbia University are encouraged to attend.
Family and friends of Columbia's graduates are integral to the University Commencement celebration. Tickets are required for admission. Registration will open after spring break.