Student Affairs

In This Newsletter

  • Cast Your Vote for the Class Day Awards!
  • Register for Commencement Tickets (up to 4)
  • Top 2 Differences Between Class Day & Commencement
  • Invite Faculty to Participate in Your Class Day
  • Request Written Invitations for International Guests
  • No Cap, No Gown, No Ceremony!
  • Upcoming Events
  • Important Dates

Award Presentation at Class Day 2012

Cast Your Vote for the Class Day Awards!

Each year, members of the graduating class are invited to choose the recipients of select awards that are presented at the Class Day ceremonies. Seniors may only vote for the award(s) given in their own school, and only one vote will be accepted from each senior. Voting is now open, and all votes must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, February 24, 2013.

Columbia College seniors vote for the Brainard, Rolker, and Alumni Prizes, and Columbia

News & Announcements

Register for Commencement Tickets (up to 4)

All students who have graduated or will graduate between fall 2012 and spring 2013 are invited to the University Commencement exercises of the 259th academic year on May 22. Eligible graduating students must register to attend the ceremony and to

Top 2 Differences Between Class Day & Commencement

1. Class Day is your school's ceremony, where your name is called and you walk across the stage. Commencement is an event for students from all schools, and no individuals are recognized.

2. Although tickets are required for guests at Commencement, no tickets are needed for Class Day

Invite Faculty to Participate in Your Class Day

They had a special impact on you; now invite them to celebrate with you! Personally invite faculty to participate in this year’s Columbia College or Columbia Engineering Class Day ceremony beginning March 1.

Request Written Invitations for International Guests

Do you have family coming from another country to attend the Class Day and/or Commencement ceremonies? There are resources and information just for you on GradZone, including

No Cap, No Gown, No Ceremony!

Regalia is required to participate in Class Day and Commencement. Order your regalia at the Grad Fair, held at the Columbia University Bookstore on March 12-14, from 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Representatives will be available to assist …

 

Upcoming Events

Feb
24
Vote for the Class Day awards by 11:59 p.m.
Mar
12
Order regalia at the Grad Fair in the University bookstore 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Mar
13
Order regalia at the Grad Fair in the University bookstore 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Mar
14
Order regalia at the Grad Fair in the University bookstore 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Apr
5
Setting Up Your Finances, noon - 1:30 p.m.

Important Dates

Mar
1
Last day to apply for the degree if you want your name in the program
May
19
Baccalaureate Service
May
20
Columbia Engineering Class Day
May
21
Columbia College Class Day
May
22
University Commencement
May
23
Seniors move out by 12:00 p.m. (noon)