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2019 Commencement

Categories: Public Programs & Events

2019 commencement: May 17, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

 

COMMENCEMENT EVENT SCHEDULE

Monday, May 6th

Community Chapel & Cookout
Quad (Rain Site: James Chapel) | 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

monday, May 13th

Black Caucuses Commissioning 
James Chapel | 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 14th

Unitarian Universalist Commissioning 
Bonhoeffer Room | 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 15th

Donuts with Development: Welcoming the newest class of expected graduates to the Union Alumni/ae Network
Development Office  | 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, MAY 16th

Latinx Commissioning
Quad | 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

API Caucus Commissioning
James Chapel | 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Catholic Commissioning
Small Chapel | 4:30 p.m.

TGNC, Fierce & Queer Caucus Commissioning
James Chapel | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

FRIDAY, MAY 17TH

Commencement Communion Service
Planned and led by graduating students. Director of Worship convenes those interested in leading the service, in late April.
James Chapel | 9:30 a.m.

Light Fare
TIFFANYTea | The Pit
More options listed below

Class Photograph
Classroom 207 | 12:45 PM

Procession
Students and faculty line up 
Academic Hallway | 1:30 PM

Commencement Ceremony
Quad (Rain Site: Manhattan School of Music – Neidorff Karpati Hall) | 2:00 p.m.

Commencement Reception
Quad (Rain Site: James Chapel) | Following the Ceremony

IMPORTANT COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

Invitations
Available for pickup the following days and times in AD 105, Registrar’s Office:

  • Wednesday, April 24 from 10:30am-12:30pm and 2:30-4:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 25 from 10:30am-12:30pm and 2:30-4:30 pm
  • Monday, April 29 from 10:30am-12:30pm and 2:30-4:30 pm
  • Tuesday, April 30 from 10:30am-12:30pm and 2:30-4:30 pm

Invitations are not tickets, but can be distributed to friends and family as announcements.

Robes
Graduates can pickup a robe to borrow, on the following days and times, in AD 116:

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 15 from 2:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Thursday, May 16 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Students must return their robe immediately following the commencement ceremony.

Local Dining Options

Flat Top Bistro – Amsterdam & 121st Street:
http://www.flattopnyc.com/

Pisticci – Broadway & La Salle Street:
http://www.pisticcinyc.com/

Kitchenette – Amsterdam and 123rd Street:
https://www.kitchenetterestaurants.com/ 

Toast Uptown – Broadway between La Salle Street and Tiemann Place:
http://www.toastnyc.com/

Bettolona – Broadway & La Salle Street:
https://bettolonatogo.com/

Click here to donate to the 2019 Class Gift!

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