Office of Student Affairs
SPS Graduate Convocation
DATE May 19, 2022
TIME 4:30PM–6:30PM EDT
LOCATION Radio City Music Hall
AUDIENCE students
COST $0
Contact Office of Student Affairs 212-998-7002
DATE May 19, 2022
TIME 4:30PM–6:30PM EDT
LOCATION Radio City Music Hall
AUDIENCE students
Contact Office of Student Affairs 212-998-7002
COST $0

We invite our students and their families to take part in our annual graduation ceremony.  Here we celebrate our students' achievements as they official move from student to alumn.  

Event details are highlighted here along with all important information you need to know to get ready for our celebration. 

This event is for the graduates of the Class of 2022; all students who have completed or will complete their degree requirements following the conclusion of these terms:

  • Summer 2021 (September 2021 graduates)
  • Fall 2021/J-term 2022 (January 2022 graduates)
  • Spring 2022 (May 2022 candidates) 
  • Summer 2022 (September 2022 candidates - eligible Dean's Excetptions)


We look forward to seeing you at Radio City Music Hall on May 19!

 

 

Radio City Music Hall

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Radio City Music Hall 1260 6th Ave, New York, NY 10020 212.465.6000 Learn More Radio City Music Hall (Opens in a new tab)
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Location Name: Radio City Music Hall Location Address: 1260 6th Ave, New York, NY 10020 Location Phone Number: 212.465.6000 Learn More Radio City Music Hall (Opens in a new tab)

Schedule

  • 3:30 PM Graduates arrival and seating 
  • 4:30 PM Ceremony begins
  • 6:30 PM Ceremony concludes
     

 

Vaccination Policy and Public Health Protocols

All members of the NYU community, including graduates and their guests are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and, if eligible, have received a booster shot (per CDC criteria) to attend the SPS Graduate Convocation at Radio City Music Hall. Graduates and their guests should be able to produce proof of compliance if requested. 

Information for Graduation Candidates

Candidates who are scheduled to graduate in May must apply for graduation, using Albert, by Sunday, February 13, 2022 in order to receive an invitation. Please note that receipt of an invitation should not be considered official notice of graduation. Such notice must come from the Office of the University Registrar.

Graduation deadlines are established by Office of the University Registrar.

Invitations

Invitations will be emailed in late March to your NYU email address.  If you do not receive your Convocation invitation by April 1, please contact the Office at sps.graduationevents@nyu.edu to verify your graduation status and email address.

Ordering Tickets

Each participating graduate and candidate for graduation is eligible to bring up guests and will be provided with three tickets. You will be able to reserve tickets online between March 21 and April 22, 2022.

Vaccination Policy and Public Health Protocols

All members of the NYU community, including graduates and their guests are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and, if eligible, have received a booster shot (per CDC criteria). Graduates and their guests should be able to produce proof of compliance if requested. 

Candidates must attest to compliance with this vaccination policy when ordering their Commencement and Convocation tickets.

Academic Attire Information

Graduates and degree candidates who wish to participate in the NYU School of Professional Studies Convocation and in the University Commencement ceremonies are required to wear academic attire. Academic attire rental orders can be placed from through Tuesday, April 8, 2022.

We encourage you to have academic attire shipped to your home. 

Ordering Academic Attire

A full academic attire set consists of a gown, tassel, cap (mortarboard), and hood.  Academic attire is required for all candidates and graduates attending the graduation ceremonies.

Dean's Exception for the All-University Commencement and SPS Convocations

As approved by the University’s Deans Council, candidates for graduation who have up to two courses outstanding to complete their degrees may petition their school dean for eligibility to participate in the All-University Commencement and the SPS Convocations. The two courses must be completed by the end of the summer. Students with extenuating circumstances (for example, international students whose visas expire or who are subject to travel restrictions) will have their situations reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

To request a Dean’s Exception:

  • Review your degree requirements with your academic advisor to ensure you meet the eligibilty requirements.
  • Complete the request form below. 
  • Once approved you will receive separate communications regarding next steps for both the all-University commencent and the NYU SPS Convocation. 
Additional information: 
  • Dean’s Exceptions will be limited to two guest tickets for the All-University Commencement Excercises.
  • Dean’s Exceptions will be able to order their SPS Convocation upon approval and will receive three guest tickets.

Important Contacts

Convocation Ceremonies
sps.graduationevents@nyu.edu
NYU Office of Events
www.nyu.edu/commencement
NYU office of events
www.nyu.edu
Office of the University Registrar
registrar@nyu.edu
Office of Alumni Relations
nyusps.alumni@nyu.edu
NYU Photo Bureau
www.nyu.edu/commencement/portraits
NYU Bookstore
www.bkstr.com/nyustore/home