Calendar 2018

If you have any further questions regarding Convocation, the Graduation Kick Off, or any of our other graduation events, please email

Graduation Kick Off - Ackerson Hall - April 25, 11:00 am - 7 pm

Graduation Kickoff - April 25, 2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Ackerson Hall on the Newark campus
11 am - 7 pm. 
Student Engagement will be hosting Graduation Kickoff! At this event graduating students can pick up their cap and gown, cords, and graduation materials including tickets. You must have your Rutgers ID in order to pick up your graduation packets. There will also be a chance to win extra Convocation tickets through raffles during the event. A photo booth will be available for students to commemorate their success by taking pictures with their friends and fellow graduates. There will also be some light refreshments.

There will be buses available for our students coming from Blackwood and New Brunswick. The Blackwood bus will be leaving Camden County College at 10:30am and returning at 4pm. The New Brunswick bus will be leaving from 110 Paterson Street at 2pm and returning at 6pm. If you are planning on taking a bus please arrive fifteen minutes prior to departure time to ensure that the bus can leave on time.

All students who are coming to Kickoff must RSVP using the link below. The form will also allow graduates who cannot attend to assign a friend to pick up their graduation packets. Everyone taking a bus must RSVP using this form as well.

RSVP for Graduation Kickoff

Nurses Week - Details Coming Soon - April 30-May 6

Nurses Week Events

April 30 to May 6, 2018

View the Flyer for details


School of Nursing Picnic - Rutgers Gardens - New Brunswick - 12-3pm

School of Nursing Picnic

May 1, 2018
12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m.

Rutgers Gardens, New Brunswick
A free day of fun and BBQ for everyone at the School of Nursing

View details


Blackwood Graduation Celebration - Blackwood Campus - May 9

Blackwood Graduation Celebration

May 9, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Palace Caterers
Blackwood, NJ


Pancake Breakfast - New EOF - End of the Year Banquet - Robert Treat Hotel - Newark, NJ - May 10 - 6:00 p.m.

EOF - End of the Year Banquet

Thursday, May 10, 2018
6:00 p.m. and the location is the
Robert Treat Hotel in Newark, NJ

Details coming soon

University Commencement - High Point Solutions Stadium, Piscataway - May 13 - 10:00 a.m.

Rutgers University Commencement - May 13, 2018

High Point Solutions Stadium (Busch Campus), Piscataway, NJ
View details at the Commencement Website


School of Nursing Convocation - NJPAC, Newark - May 16 - 10:00 a.m.

Rutgers School of Nursing Convocation - May 16, 2018

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) - 1 Center St, Newark, NJ

View details

2nd Degree Celebration of Honor - College Avenue Student Center - New Brunswick - May 17 - 6:30 p.m.

2nd Degree Celebration of Honor

Thursday, May 17, 2018
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
College Avenue Student Center Multipurpose Room
New Brunswick, NJ



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