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Rutgers Commencement 2022

Graduates Across the Years 

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Number of Graduates in 1774
18,967
Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral Degrees Awarded in 2020

Call for May 2022 and 2023 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Nominations

Rutgers is now accepting commencement speaker and honorary degree nominations for the 2022 and 2023 commencement ceremonies for Rutgers University–New Brunswick (including Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences), Rutgers University–Newark, and Rutgers University­­­–Camden. Nominations for the May 2022 ceremonies will be accepted until December 10, 2021; nominations for the May 2023 ceremonies will be accepted throughout the year.