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2017 Rutgers University-Newark Main Commencement

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Prudential Center, 25 Lafayette Ave., Newark NJ

For more info:
Office of the Chancellor

Joint commencment ceremony for the RU-N College of Arts & Sciences, University College, Graduate School, School of Public Affairs and Administration, and the School of Criminal Justice, as well as Rutgers Business School undergraduates.

Eboo Patel and Arthur James Hicks will be awarded honorary degrees and Patel wil give the main commencement address.

Patel, chief executive officer of the Interfaith Youth Core (IYC), will receive an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree, while Hicks, program director of the National Science Foundation’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP),  will be given an Honorary Doctor of Science degree.

Click here for the Guide to Commencement 2017