Family and Guests
- Read the 2017 Queens Graduate Commencement Exercises Student Information Book
- Bring your Commencement tickets with you
- Check stjohns.edu for the latest updates
- Look at the campus map
- Check your local news for road closings/delays
- Arrive to your seats at least one hour prior to the start of the ceremony
- Make arrangements with your graduate for a meeting location immediately following the exercises
- Click here for a list of items that are NOT allowed at the ceremony
- The Commencement Exercises will be viewable live online at stjohns.edu
Guests with Special Needs
- Due to limited space, we are only able to offer seating to the person with special needs and one companion.
- You are asked to enter through Gate 4 on Union Turnpike. Please see a Public Safety Officer for assistance.
- Sign language interpreters will be present for the duration of the ceremonies.
- The bookstore will be open between 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. from Monday, May 15 thru Friday, May 19, 2017