• Virtual Graduation Celebration Event – (Details Below)
  • In-person Convocation has been rescheduled to December 1, 2020 (Details Below)
  • University Commencement will have a virtual ceremony on May 31, 2020 – Read about commencement here

Graduation Celebration Event

2020 Graduation Celebration Event - May 20th

View a celebratory video for the Class of 2020 featuring Dean Flynn and our student speakers along with a slide show acknowledging each graduate.

Leave a message on the social media feed to share congratulations to our graduates.

Rutgers is an equal access/equal opportunity institution. If you are in need of a disability related accommodation for this virtual event, please contact our Rutgers Access and Disability Resources office by email at radr@echo.rutgers.edu.

2020 Convocation

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2020

Checklists for Graduates

January 2020 Grads
(Second Degree Program)

Newark Students
New Brunswick Students

May 2020 Graduates
(Traditional Program)

Newark Students
New Brunswick Students


If you have already purchased your regalia (cap and gown) and chose to have it shipped to the bookstore, your Barnes & Noble Bookstore at Rutgers Newark will be shipping the regalia directly to the billing address you provided at no additional charge.

If you would like the regalia shipped to a different address or want to request a refund, please email the bookstore at: sm409@bncollege.com by April 15th. If we do not hear back by April 15th, your cap and gown will ship out and should be received by May 10th.

End of the Year Events

DNP Poster Day
Monday, April 20, 2020

Nurses Week
May 6-12, 2020

Graduation Celebration Event
May 20, 2020 at 10am

2020 Convocation
December 1, 2020 – RSVP

Rutgers University Commencement
Virtual Celebration
May 31, 2020 at 2pm – Details

Contact Us

Student Services
Ackerson Hall, Suite 102
180 University Ave.
Newark, NJ 07102