Graduating students celebrating their accomplishment

Graduating Students

Congratulations, graduates. Your hard work has paid off. Thanks for making the 249th Anniversary Commencement a great celebration.

Rutgers University Commencement

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See the Photos

Browse through a few of the many great moments of University Commencement. View the photo gallery

School Convocations

Rutgers University Commencement may be over, but many school convocations are still being held.

Schools hold convocations with their own distinctive traditions including special speakers, ceremonies, and student citations. For the date and location of your school's convocation, visit:

Some school convocations require tickets. Please check with your dean's office for further information.


There is no limit on the number of guests you can invite to Rutgers University Commencement. Your school will provide you with printed commemorative invitations. You can download Commemorative Invitations to share with family and friends on this website.

Mark the Moment

You can have professional photos taken outside the stadium before and after the ceremony. Following Commencement, you will be able to view the photos online through the GradImages website and purchase them directly from the vendor.

Check with your school to determine if you have any additional school-specific photo opportunities.

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