FORTY-EIGHTH COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Citi Field, home of the New York Mets
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You must file an Application for Graduation form
with the Registrar's Office by Friday, March 8, 2013 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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
To order your cap and gown and Commencement guest tickets, please submit the
Student Order Form. The deadline to complete orders is Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
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 online 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 10:00am and 7:00pm on Tuesday, May 21st and Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013.
TIME & PLACE
Baruch College will hold its Forty-Eighth Commencement Exercises on Thursday,
May 30, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. at Citi Field, home of the New York Mets, on 126th Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing, NY.
Commencement will take place rain or shine. There is no alternate rain date. Participants should come prepared if inclement weather is expected on Commencement day.
CAPS & GOWNS
Participants in the Commencement Exercises must wear appropriate
academic attire. To make necessary arrangements for the cap,
gown and hood, 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, 2013. (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: Please note that since the deadline to order online has passed, you must purchase your cap and gown in person on one of our cap & gown distribution days (see below).
Undergrads (Bachelors): $62.00 (includes tax and late fee)
Grads (Masters): $65.00 (includes tax and late fee)
DISTRIBUTION: Caps and gowns will be distributed in the Newman
Vertical Campus, Multipurpose Room 1-107, on:
Tuesday, May 21 between 11:00 a.m. and
7:00 p.m., and on
Wednesday, May 22 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
ID card. 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 five (5) guest tickets. 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 24th, starting at 10:00 a.m.
DISTRIBUTION: Tickets will be distributed in the Newman Vertical
Campus, Multipurpose Room 1-107 on Tuesday, May 21 and Wednesday, May
22 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
2013 LEXICON YEARBOOK
The 2013 Lexicon Yearbook will be distributed at the above dates and times
to all students who have preordered the book. You can order
the 2013 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