Order of Exercises
The commencement exercises two and a half andhours, and include: presentation of alumni and faculty awards; a keynote address and commentary from College of Medicine leadership; degree granting to students, followed by hooding of candidates by the trustees, professors, and alumni; and recitation of oaths
Order of Proceedings
3:00 p.m. : Doors open for guests
3:30 p.m. : Opening of Sixty-Sixth Commencement Proceedings
3:45 p.m. : Ceremony begins
6:00 p.m. : Ceremony concludes (approx.)
6:30 p.m. : Student, faculty, and guests gather at the fountain for pictures
Tickets are required for the commencement ceremony. All graduating students who wish to participate in commencement are required to register and to obtain guest tickets, if desired. Only graduating students may request tickets and they will receive regular emails from the office of student life with information on how to do this.
Disability Services does not require special tickets to receive support. Einstein is committed to making the events and activities during commencement week accessible to all graduates and guests. Learn more about available accommodations and support.
Plan Your Visit
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* Please be aware that by attending the Albert Einstein College of Medicine commencement exercises at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center, you consent to having your voice, name, and/or likeness used in films, tapes, and photographs without payment and that you are waiving any claims against the College of Medicine for such use.
For more information about commencement, please contact the office of student life by email at email@example.com or by phone, +1 718-430-2101. Contact the office of the registrar for questions about applying for graduation and diplomas: