Commencement Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events – Class of 2022 Commencement

*All commencement activities/events are subject to change based on current public health conditions and recommendations of health experts.

Date and TimeCeremony

Monday, May 16, 2022
6 p.m.

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Graduate-Level Commencement Exercises
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
6 p.m.

The School of Education
Graduate-Level Commencement Exercises
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
6 p.m.

St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Graduate-Level Commencement Exercises
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus

Thursday, May 19, 2022
6 p.m. 

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business
Graduate-Level Commencement Exercises
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus

Friday, May 20, 2022
6 p.m. 

The Lesley H. and William L. Collins
College of Professional Studies
Graduate-Level Commencement Exercises
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus

Saturday, May 21, 2022
4 p.m. 

Queens Baccalaureate Mass
St. Thomas More Church, Queens Campus

Staten Island Baccalaureate Mass
Upper Level, Student Campus Center, Staten Island Campus

Saturday, May 21, 2022
5:30 p.m. 

Queens Family Graduate Dinner
(for Queens undergraduate students only)
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus

Staten Island Family Graduate Dinner
(for Staten Island undergraduate students only) 
Upper Level, Student Campus Center, Staten Island Campus

Sunday, May 22, 2022
10 a.m.

Undergraduate-Level Commencement Exercises
(for Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan students)
Great Lawn, Queens Campus
Sunday, May 22, 2022
4 p.m. 

School of Law Commencement Exercises
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus