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Student Participation in Commencement

Section Title:Academic Affairs
Policy Number:300-C1
Policy Name:Student Participation in Commencement
Approval Authority:President's Cabinet
College Policy Executive:Chief Planning Officer
Responsible Executive:Provost/VPAA
Responsible Unit:Office of the Provost/VPAA
Date Adopted:June 2016
Date Revised:October 2017


Graduates and Candidates for Graduation are permitted to participate in Commencement

Reason for Policy

To set forth requirements for student participation in Annual Commencement Ceremonies


To Whom Does the Policy Apply

Graduates; Candidates for Graduation


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Students Participating in Commencement


Ramapo College of New Jersey holds annual Commencement Ceremonies at the end of the Spring Semester.  January graduates and June and August graduation candidates of that calendar year are eligible to process in the appropriate Commencement Ceremony for their degree level.