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GSAS Diploma Ceremony

Fordham University 173rd Commencement

Saturday, 19 May 2018 at 9:55 a.m. at the Rose Hill Campus, Edwards Parade

GSAS 2016 Graduates

Dennis Walcott, president and CEO of the Queens Library and former head of New York City's public schools, will deliver the keynote to the Class of 2018. Mr. Walcott will receive the University’s President’s Medal from Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of Fordham.

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Diploma Ceremony

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Diploma Ceremony will be held in the University Church immediately following the University Commencement.

University General Information

View the University Commencement ceremony web page for additional information.

Own your Academic Apparel

Order your academic apparel from Herff Jones

Caps and Gowns Information

View the Caps and Gowns web page for information about order deadlines and the distribution of caps and gowns. Download the Caps and Gowns Information PDF

University Commencement Guide

View the University Commencement Guide for Master's and Doctoral Candidates

Graduation Photography

A professional photographer from Island Photography will be taking photographs of each graduate as they are recognized during the ceremony.  

Within 48 hours after your commencement, you will be emailed a secure link and PIN to view and order your photos.

GSAS Diploma Ceremony



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