Commencement 2017

Graduation ceremonies will take place on Wednesday, May 17 and Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the BB&T Pavilion, One Harbor Boulevard, Camden, New Jersey. Ceremony speakers will be announced in the spring.

Academic Regalia Pricing

Commencement 2017 regalia will be available in the University District Bookstore during the spring semester. 

  • Bachelor’s (cap, gown, and hood): $100
  • Master’s (cap, gown, and hood): $107.50
  • Doctoral (cap, gown, and hood): $133
  • Law (cap, gown, and hood): TBA
  • Cords: $25
  • Stoles: $25
  • Tassels: $12

The Graduate School

Wednesday, May 17 at 2 p.m.

All master’s and doctoral degree candidates.

College of Arts and Sciences
University College

Wednesday, May 17 at 6 p.m.

All bachelor’s degree candidates.

School of Business

Thursday, May 18 at 9:30 a.m.

All bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates.

Rutgers Law School at Camden

Thursday, May 18 at 2 p.m.

All juris doctor candidates.

School of Nursing

Thursday, May 18 at 5:30 p.m.

All bachelor’s and doctoral degree candidates.

Additional Information

If you have questions about Commencement 2017, send an email to