GSAS Diploma Ceremony

Fordham University 172nd Commencement

Saturday, 20 May 2017 at 9:55 a.m. at the Rose Hill Campus, Edwards Parade

GSAS 2016 Graduates

His Eminence Óscar Andrés Cardinal Rodríguez Maradiaga, S.D.B., archbishop of Tegucigalpa, Honduras and a key adviser to Pope Francis, will deliver the keynote address to the Class of 2017.

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.
Three is the maximum number guests allowed at the GSAS Diploma Ceremony.

University General Information

Get additional information regarding the University Commencement ceremony.

Own your Academic Apparel

Order your academic apparel from Herff Jones

Caps and Gowns Information

View the Caps and Gowns page for information about the order deadline dates, FAQs, and the distribution of caps and gowns.

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.

Island Photography Graduation Photos


Register the email of family and friends so they can receive direct links to your proofs.