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Congratulations Class of 2023!

NYU Steinhardt Celebrations

Doctoral Convocation

Thursday, May 11, 2023
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts

Watch the Doctoral Convocation Live Stream

Baccalaureate Ceremony

Thursday, May 18, 2023
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Radio City Music Hall

Watch the Baccalaureate Ceremony Live Stream

Valedictory Ceremony

Thursday, May 18, 2023
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Radio City Music Hall

Watch the Valedictory Ceremony Live Stream

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Venue Specific Information:

All Steinhardt ceremony tickets will be digital. Graduates will receive their guest tickets to their NYU email address and are expected to distribute their tickets to their guests accordingly.

Doctoral Convocation: tickets will be a digital bar code sent as a PDF. Guests may print out the barcode or present it on their mobile phone to be scanned.

Baccalaureate and Valedictory Ceremonies: tickets will be accessed by the MSG app (powered by Ticketmaster). Guests may download the MSG app or use a screenshot of their ticket that shows the QR code to be scanned.

Download the MSG App

All guest tickets, including lottery tickets, for all ceremonies, will be distributed the week of May 8, 2023.

You can find information about obtaining supporting documents for your guests on the NYU International Visitors webpage.


Leadership and Service Awards

NYU Steinhardt salutes outstanding undergraduate and graduate students who have distinguished themselves through scholarship, leadership, and service.

Leadership and Service Award Recipients

Departmental Awards

Departments award additional honors to eligible undergraduate and graduate students. Requirements vary by department and program.

Departmental Award Recipients

NYU Commencement at Yankee Stadium

The date for the All-University Commencement for the Class of 2023 is Wednesday, May 17, 2023.

Learn more about Yankee Stadium Tickets and Academic Attire.

How to RSVP

Steinhardt Ceremonies

Students eligible to participate in the graduation ceremonies will receive an email from a service called Marching Order.

To be eligible, students must have formally applied to graduate.

You will be asked to sign in using your NYU Email and submit information related to your specific ceremony:

  • Baccalaureate (Bachelor)
  • Valedictory (Master and Advanced Certificate)
  • Doctoral Convocation

The Marching Order site is also how you will request your guest tickets!

RSVP Start: February 27, 2023
RSVP Deadline: Friday, April 7, 2023, 11:59PM

NYU Commencement

Participation and tickets to NYU Commencement at Yankee Stadium is a separate process.

Students will receive an email from University Events inviting them to participate and will have information on how to receive tickets as well as purchase academic attire.

Instructions for the purchase of academic attire to be worn at both ceremonies will be provided in the Yankee Stadium invitation email.  

RSVP Start: March 14, 2023 (email invitations sent to eligible graduates)
RSVP Deadline: May 1, 2023

Please go to the NYU Commencement 2023 site for more information and instructions. 

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