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Congratulations Class of 2024!

NYU Steinhardt Ceremonies

Join us on Thursday, May 9 as we honor doctoral candidates and on Thursday, May 16 graduates receiving bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and advanced certificates.

Doctoral Convocation

Thursday, May 9, 2024
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts
566 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10003

Watch the Doctoral Convocation Live Stream

Afternoon Graduation Ceremony

NYU Commencement at Yankee Stadium

The date for the All-University Commencement for the Class of 2024 is Wednesday, May 15, 2024. Commencement ceremonies will also take place in May at NYU Abu Dhabi and NYU Shanghai, with individual school ceremonies occurring throughout New York City. Dates will be announced as they become confirmed.

Important Details for Students

Tickets for Radio City Music Hall 

  • Download the MSG app (powered by Ticketmaster)
    • The app's login should be your NYU email address (NetID). All tickets will be sent to your NYU email and must match the MSG app information. You will be asked to create an account.
    • Guest Tickets:  You will forward tickets to your guest(s) using the MSG app and the email they use for the app. All tickets for entry to Radio City Music Hall may be through the MSG App ONLY. Screenshots are no longer accepted by the theater. Please have all guests download the app to receive the tickets that you will transfer to them. For additional instructions on transferring tickets, please see the "Groups and Accessible Tickets" section of the Radio City FAQs.
    • Remember to SAVE A TICKET FOR YOURSELF! All graduates will need to provide a ticket to enter the theater.
    • Seating is GENERAL ADMISSION, regardless of the number on your tickets.


GradPass (QR Code)

  • Your name will be announced as you cross the stage at Radio City Music Hall.
  • All graduates are assigned a QR Code (aka: GradPass) via Marching Order to show at the podium from a mobile device or printout that gets scanned to activate your name to be announced.
  • Before the ceremony, make sure you screenshot, download, or print your GradPass (QR Code) from Marching Order, the RSVP portal.

Arrival Time & Seating

  • AM Ceremony: Graduates please arrive by 9:00 AM; doors open for guests at 9:15 AM.
  • PM Ceremony: Graduates please arrive by 2:00 PM; doors open for guests at 2:15 PM.
  • Graduating students should carry their academic attire with them when entering the theater for efficient entry. All graduates will be seated with their Academic Department during the Ceremony. Guest seating is general admission.


Graduation Awards and Honors

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