After years of sacrifice and hard work—by you and your families—you earned your Rutgers University–Newark degree! At long last, we get to celebrate in person!
Rutgers–Newark will host in-person, school-based events to celebrate and honor the Class of 2021 and Class of 2020.
2 p.m.: School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA) and School of Criminal Justice (SCJ) Combined Celebration for Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2020
7 p.m.: SPAA/SCJ Combined Celebration for Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2021
9 a.m.: Rutgers Business School (RBS) Celebration for Undergraduate Class of 2020
2 p.m.: RBS Celebration for Undergraduate Class of 2021
7 p.m.: RBS Celebration for MBA and Ph.D. Class of 2020
9 a.m.: School of Arts and Sciences-Newark (SASN) Celebration for Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2020
2 p.m.: SASN Celebration for Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2021
7 p.m.: RBS Celebration for MBA and Ph.D. Class of 2021
All ceremonies will be held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Health and safety guidelines for NJPAC can be found here: njpac.org/visit/covid-health-and-safety.
Please take special note of NJPAC’s requirements for masking and proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test.
All eligible graduates have been contacted directly by email.
Graduates who have RSVPed and who have not yet purchased regalia may do so by clicking on the link below, and it will be shipped to the home address (expect delivery on or before October 30).
For SASN, SPAA, and SCJ Undergraduate and Graduate Celebrants
For RBS Undergraduate Celebrants
For RBS Master’s and Doctoral Celebrants
Undergraduate celebrants who would like to avoid the shipping and handling charge may alternately purchase regalia at the Rutgers –Newark Barnes & Noble Bookstore on Halsey Street, where a limited supply of undergraduate regalia will be for sale only until October 8.
We can’t wait to celebrate you in person!