GSAS Diploma Ceremony

The 2023 University Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 20, at the Rose Hill Campus.

All graduates are welcome and encouraged to join the University Commencement ceremony. at 10 a.m. on Edwards Parade.

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Diploma Ceremony will be held in the University Church immediately following the Commencement (approximately 12:45 p.m.)

Academic Doctoral Regalia Sale Day | Order Academic Apparel

Academic Doctoral Regalia Sale Day

A Herff Jones representative will be on campus Thursday, February 2, to take orders from faculty, administrators, and graduate students who wish to purchase academic attire (rental information will be sent out in the next few weeks).

Orders placed at these times will be ready in time for Commencement. Black doctoral and master’s gowns may be ordered as well as custom gowns from Fordham, Columbia, Cornell, CUNY, New York University, St. John’s University, SUNY, and others, along with hoods and caps/tams. You may pre-fill the order form and bring it with you or complete it at the locations below.

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Rose Hill Campus, McShane Campus Center Gallery 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Lincoln Center Campus, Lowenstein Center, Plaza Level Lobby 3 – 5 p.m.

For additional information, please contact:
Steven J. Clarke, Herff Jones
(516) 223-2572
[email protected]

Commencement Office
[email protected]
(718) 817-3010

You may also place your order directly online. Online purchases must be placed by March 1 to receive custom attire in time for the ceremony.

Order Academic Apparel from Herff Jones

Order your academic apparel from Herff Jones.

Please note that Fordham requires all visitors to campus to be up to date, as defined by the CDC, on all vaccinations against COVID-19.

For questions about the University Commencement and the GSAS Diploma Ceremony, please contact GSAS at [email protected] and [email protected].