All Commencement Ceremonies are ticketed events:






May 15, 2024

9:00 a.m.(doors open at 8:00 a.m.)

Joel & Diane Bloom Wellness and Events Center, NJIT Campus

Master's Ceremony Honoring: Newark College of Engineering (NCE), Hillier College of Architecture and Design (HCAD), College of Science and Liberal Arts (CSLA), and Martin Tuchman School of Management (MTSM)


May 15, 2024

1:30 p.m.(doors open at 12:30 p.m.)

Joel & Diane Bloom Wellness and Events Center, NJIT Campus

Master's Ceremony Honoring: Ying Wu College of Computing (YWCC)


May 15, 2024

5:00 p.m.(doors open at 4:00 p.m.)

Joel & Diane Bloom Wellness and Events Center, NJIT Campus

Ph.D. Commencement Ceremony 


May 17, 2024

9:00 a.m.(doors open at 7:30 a.m.)

Prudential Center
25 Lafayette St.
Newark, NJ 07102

Undergraduate Ceremony

Final Steps for Preparing for Commencement

Commencement News

  • IMPORTANT TRAVEL ADVISORY: We anticipate heavier-than-normal traffic in and around the NJIT Campus and Prudential Center. Plan to allow ample time for traffic, parking, and security screening at the venue. Bringing prohibited items and/or arriving without a printed guest ticket will cause significant delays in entering the facility.
  • Each attendee of our NJIT Commencement ceremonies should familiarize themselves with our Expressive Activity Policy found here. We will be adhering to this policy throughout all aspects of our Commencement ceremonies and expect all those participating to do the same.
  • Keynote Speakers, Honorees Announced for NJIT's 2024 Commencement Ceremonies

Alumni Association

As a graduate, you join the ranks of a proud alumni community over 78,000 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 Association, 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.