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Undergraduate Commencement – Friday, May 17, 2019

Ramapo College’s Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony will be held at Prudential Center in Newark on Friday, May 17, 2019.

Doors to Prudential Center will open at 7:30 a.m. The ceremony will begin with the academic processional at 8:45 a.m. Arrival time coincides with rush hour so please allow time for traffic and parking in Newark. Please note should there be a Devils Playoff game, these times are subject to change; but it will remain a morning ceremony.

Tickets are NOT required for entry. Graduates may bring an unlimited number of guests, and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

All patrons are subject to a bag search; please factor this screening as well as traffic and parking into your arrival time.

Directions and parking information are available on this website. For information on local restaurants and hotels, visit Prudential Center’s website.


The 2019 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony is for bachelor’s candidates who will complete their requirements in January 2019, May 2019 or August 2019.  Participation in this ceremony does not guarantee graduation. Graduation depends solely on the satisfactory completion of all College academic requirements. For more information, please visit the Graduation Office webpage.