2023 Commencement Ceremony

Time and Location: TBA

Commencement Vendors

Graduation Portrait

Use school code: studio to schedule your session at Thornton Studios.


Email and use John Jay in the subject line.

Sitting Fee: $5

Spring 2023 dates will be added soon.

No appointments needed for the on campus dates.

Oak Hall Cap and Gown

Deadline to order your cap and gown in time get it in time for the May events is April 23rd.


Purchase here.


Purchase your class ring through Balfour in the Kroll Atrium on the following dates:

Spring 2023 dates will be added soon.




Student Reminders

Fall 2022 - 10/31
Spring 2023 - 3/31
Summer 2023 - 7/31 




Commencement Events

Countdown to Commencement - March 8th from 1:30pm-3:00pm OR 5:00pm-6:30pm

GradFest - May 5th from 1:30pm-3:00pm

Graduate Salute - May 10th from 11:00am-7:00pm

Graduate Hooding Ceremony - TBA

For more information about the events, visit our website here.