Congratulations Graduates and Families!

Three Students Celebrate Graduation

The 2015 University Commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the Rose Hill Campus. Nana Lordina Dramani Mahama, First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, will deliver the keynote address

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Watch the Commencement Ceremony LIVE

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Diploma Ceremonies

All degrees are conferred at the University Commencement ceremony. However, diplomas are not individually distributed to the graduates until the school diploma ceremonies.  

The diploma ceremonies for Fordham College at Rose Hill, the Gabelli School of Business (bachelor candidates), Fordham College at Lincoln Center, The Fordham School of Professional and Continuing Studies, the Graduate School of Education, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education are held immediately following the University Commencement on May 16.

The diploma ceremonies for the School of Law, the Graduate School of Social Service, and the Graduate School of Business Administration are held in Manhattan on the days following the University Commencement. While graduates of these three schools are also welcome to attend the University Commencement ceremony, they should contact their deans’ offices in advance of May 16 to indicate their interest in participating in the University Commencement at Rose Hill.