Commencement ceremonies will take place at the following:





Tuesday, May 16, 2023

10 a.m.

WEC, NJIT Campus

Master's Ceremony Honoring: Newark College of Engineering (NCE) and Martin Tuchman School of Management (MTSM)

Tuesday, May 16, 2023

1:30 p.m.

WEC, NJIT Campus

Master's Ceremony Honoring: Hillier College of Architecture and Design, College of Science and Liberal Arts, and Ying Wu College of Computing

Tuesday, May 16, 2023

4:00 p.m.

WEC, NJIT Campus

Ph.D. hooding Ceremony 

Friday, May 19, 2023

9:00 a.m.
(Doors Open - 7:30 a.m.)

Prudential Center
25 Lafayette St.
Newark, NJ 07102

Undergraduate Ceremony

Important Dates : Planning for Commencement

  • March 29: Deadline to order your regalia for pick up at Grad Fair on May 4, 2023. Deadline for shipping to your preferred address is April 12, 2023. You must wear regalia to participate in all ceremonies. Claim your commencement regalia here. 
  • April 22: Deadline to Register to participate in your ceremony, including submitting phonetic spelling of your name, and ADA accommodations, and request guest tickets (Only WEC Ceremonies for Graduate and PHD students require guest tickets).
  • May 4th: Grad Fair – 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. NJIT Wellness and Events Center, more information online.

Alumni Association

As a graduate, you join the ranks of a proud alumni community over 76,000 strong which has the power to influence legislation, recruit deserving students, attract critical resources to the university, and open doors for other alumni. Please visit the Alumni Relations Office website for the most current information. Keep an eye out for all the activities associated with the Young Alumni Club, which consists of all alumni who have graduated within the past 10 years.

Social Media and Contact Info

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Any Commencement information that needs to be mailed to you will be sent via email or to your address of record. This may include your diploma. If you have had or anticipate a change in address, please notify the university by updating your address through Highlander Pipeline. It is very important that you keep this address current at all times to ensure you are receiving the necessary correspondence.