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Graduation Application Deadlines

Spring Graduates: January 30
Summer Graduates: March 30

Click here to download the application and for complete instructions.  You MUST meet with your advisor and dean for their signature on your application prior to submitting it to the Graduation Office.

Regalia (Cap & Gown)

Online ordering for your academic regalia (cap & gown) is now available!  Click here to order now through March 10.  Payment is due at time of pick-up.

Save the Date for Cap & Gown pick-up on Thursday, April 12 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. in the Campus Bookstore.  Payment is due at this time.  One free tassel key chain will be given to all who pick up on April 12.

The Bachelor’s package (for undergraduates) is $75 and includes a black cap & gown, degree color tassel and Ramapo stole.  The Master’s package (for graduate students) is $80 and includes a maroon cap & gown, degree color tassel and hood.

Graduates should wear their regalia at both the Arching and Commencement Ceremonies.


Graduate Video Recordings & Photos

Is there a club, a program, or a professor that made a difference for you? Did you take a class that changed your career direction? Tell us what RCNJ memory will stay with you 10, 20, 30 years from now. Or thank a family member or friend for helping you through your journey at Ramapo.

Get your 15 minutes of fame by videotaping a message to be displayed on the Jumbotron at this year’s Undergraduate Commencement ceremony at Prudential Center. Recordings will play for guests seated in the arena prior to the processional. You can record messages individually or as part of a group. Recordings will take place on Thursday, April 12 from 12 – 6 p.m. in SC-217.

Or smile for the camera and tell us your plans for after graduation. Photos will also be displayed at Prudential Center.

Save the Date: GRAD Events

Join your fellow graduates and Countdown to Commencement at the following events.  Additional details regarding each event will be forthcoming.

April 19, 2018 – GRAD40: Life After Ramapo

April 30, 2018 – GRAD10: Village Senior Night

May 9, 2018 – GRAD01: Arching Ceremony & School Receptions