TC Convocation Vs CU Commencement. What's the Difference?

THE DATE

MASTERS I CEREMONY
Monday, May 20 @ 2PM
A&H, C&T, MST

MASTERS II CEREMONY
Tuesday, May 21 @ 10AM
BBS, CCP, EPSA, HBS

MASTERS III CEREMONY
Tuesday, May 21 @ 2PM
HUD, ITS, ORL

DOCTORAL HOODING CEREMONY
Wednesday, May 22 @ 2PM
All Departments

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THE DATE

ALL UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT
Wednesday, May 22 @ 10:30AM

Who Goes? 

All TC Students eligible for graduation and their guests. 

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Who Goes? 

All Eligible graduating students and their guests. 

What Happens?

In addition to speeches and performances
  • Each masters graduate will walk across the stage as their name is called.

  • Each doctoral student will be hooded on stage. 
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What Happens?

In addition to speeches and performances
  • All TC graduates will stand at their place as a group when Teachers College graduates are recognized. 

Location

St. John the Divine Cathedral

112th Street & Amsterdam Avenue

Indoor Ceremony

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Location

College Walk

Adjacent to the Low Library

Outdoor Ceremony

Number of Tickets

Masters: 3
Doctoral: unlimited*
*You must still register for tickets

Plus the potential to receive more individual tickets during the Unclaimed Ticket Lottery.

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Number of Tickets

Graduates students will receive 2 tickets*.

Plus note there are no extra tickets available.

*Subject to change

HOW TO ORDER TICKETS

Register for tickets through the Convocation website between April 3, 2019 and April 17, 2019. 

You will receive E-tickets immediately after you register. 

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HOW TO ORDER TICKETS

You will receive a link after TC tickets close on Monday, April 22, 2019. 

You will receive E-tickets immediately after you register. 

WHO ORGANIZES

TC's Office of College Events

convocation@tc.columbia.edu

212-678-4039

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WHO ORGANIZES

CU's Commencement Office

https://commencement.columbia.edu/