Class of 2022

Graduate Convocation

Ceremony Information

The Stern Graduate Convocation ceremony for the Class of 2022 will be held on Friday, May 20, 2022, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm (approximately), at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, located on Seventh Avenue between 31st and 33rd Streets in New York City. Formal electronic invitations to Convocation will be sent mid-March.

Important Note: September 2021, January 2022 and May 2022 candidates are eligible to walk at Stern's Graduate Convocation ceremony for the Class of 2022 on May 20.

*Tentative Schedule for Stern’s Graduate Convocation*

Friday, May 20, 2022

1:45pm: Graduating students arrive at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden dressed in academic attire

2:15pm: Theater doors open and guests are seated

3:00pm: Ceremony begins. Tassels are placed on graduates’ left side of cap and moved to the right after degree is conferred.

6:00pm (approximate) - Ceremony ends.

October 26, 2021

To NYU Stern’s Class of 2022,

While graduation may still feel far off, we wanted to draw your attention to two key dates for the purposes of planning.

NYU will be hosting its All-University Commencement Exercises for your class at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

Similarly, Stern is delighted to share plans to host in-person graduation ceremonies next spring to recognize our Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2022 with all of the pomp and circumstance befitting a celebration of our accomplished graduates.

Please save Friday, May 20, 2022, at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in your calendars!  

  • 10:00am – NYU Stern’s Undergraduate Baccalaureate

  • 3:00pm – NYU Stern’s Graduate Convocation

During the upcoming University breaks, please feel free to share these dates and times with family and friends. Event details for eligible graduates will be forthcoming via email and available on our graduation website. Please be on the lookout for future communications.

Warm regards, 

Raghu Sundaram