FORTY-NINTH COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
11:00 AM & 3:30 PM
Madison Square Garden
You must file an Application for Graduation form
with the Registrar's Office by Friday, March 7, 2014 in order to be eligible
to graduate and for your name to appear in the commencement
program. Only an official notification from the Registrar's
Office should be accepted as a definitive statement of your graduation. Receipt
of a commencement letter from Student Life does not signify that
you have fulfilled all your academic requirements and does not
indicate that you are eligible to graduate.
The deadline for ordering cap and gown online is .
To order your cap and gown and guest tickets, please submit the Commencement
Student Order Form. The deadline to complete the order online is Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
If you missed the ordering deadline, you can still purchase your cap and gown in person on distribution days (see below). Please fill out the Commencement Student Order Form to request tickets, but know that your order is not complete until you have purchased your cap and gown. You must go directly to NVC 2-125 to pay for your cap and gown, between the hours of 11:00am and 7:00pm on Tuesday, May 20th and Wednesday, May 21st, 2014.
TIME & PLACE
Baruch College will hold its Forty-Ninth Commencement Exercises on Tuesday,
May 27, 2014 at Madison Square Garden on 7th Avenue at West 32nd Street.
There will be two complete commencement ceremonies, with both undergraduates and graduates at each, in The Theater at Madison Square Garden. The morning ceremony will take place at 11:00 a.m. and the afternoon ceremony will take place at 3:30 p.m. Each candidate for degree will be given the opportunity to attend the ceremony of their choice on a first come, first served basis until maximum seating capacity has been met at each ceremony. Graduates will be notified of the ceremony that they will attend, together with final instructions at the time of Cap & Gown and Guest Ticket Distribution in May.
CAPS & GOWNS
Participants in the Commencement Exercises must wear appropriate
academic attire. To order academic attire, please complete the Commencement
Student Order Form.
STUDENTS: Be sure to indicate which degree you are receiving
(Undergrads - BA, BBA or BS; Grads - MA, MBA, MPA, MS, etc.).
Measure your height while wearing heels of the same height that
you will wear to the exercises. The
academic regalia is made with 100% recycled content as part of Baruch’s
The entire academic attire is yours to keep. If for any reason
you choose not to attend the ceremony, you may make a
written request for a refund to email@example.com by
May 1, 2014. (Note:
requests for refunds will NOT be honored after Commencement. Any academic attire that is not picked up on the day of Commencement is returned to the manufacturer at the end of the day.)
FACULTY: Please go to the Faculty Info page.
PAYMENT: Payment must
be made online in the amounts below.
Undergrads (Bachelors): $50.20 + tax
Grads (Masters): $53.45 + tax
Faculty: Please go to the Faculty
DISTRIBUTION: Caps and gowns will be distributed in the Newman
Vertical Campus, Multipurpose Room 1-107, on:
Tuesday, May 20 between 11:00 a.m. and
7:00 p.m., and on
Wednesday, May 21 between 11:00 a.m. and 7:00
Photo ID is required. These are the only hours for Cap & Gown
you cannot pick up your cap & gown during the above hours,
you may have a friend or relative do so with a note authorizing
them to receive your academic attire, along with a photocopy of your
Faculty, please go to the Faculty
Tickets for admission to the Commencement Exercises are limited to guests of graduates in the academic procession. Each graduate will receive three (3) guest tickets if the ceremonies take place in the Theater and five (5) guest tickets if the ceremony is in the Arena. If there are extra tickets after the initial distribution has been completed, these tickets will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis on Friday, May 23rd, starting at 10:00 a.m.
DISTRIBUTION: Tickets will be distributed in the Newman Vertical
Campus, Multipurpose Room 1-107 on Tuesday, May 20 and Wednesday, May
21 during the same hours as cap & gown distribution (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.).
Photo ID is required. If you cannot pick up your tickets during
the above hours, follow the procedures described for cap & gown
2014 LEXICON YEARBOOK
The 2014 Lexicon Yearbook will be distributed to all students who have preordered the book on Tuesday, May 20th and Wednesday, May 21st between 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the Newman Vertical Campus, Multipurpose Room (1-107). You can order the 2014 Lexicon Yearbook online.
SENIOR CLASS GIFT
Seniors have contributed immensely to the life of the College and there is
no reason why their enthusiasm and energy cannot continue. The opportunity for
a collective senior class gift is here and the students' goal is to raise more
than any senior class in Baruch's history. Please donate