Commencement begins at 9 a.m. on May 22, 2016 with the college-wide Main Commencement Ceremony (approximately two hours), which takes place in the Main Tent (parking lot in front of tennis courts). This ceremony is followed by the individual school ceremonies (except the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Hooding which is held on Monday, May 23, 2016) where graduates are individually recognized.
-- Parking lots open and shuttle service begins
-- Main tent opens for seating
-- Graduates line-up on President's Stadium
|9 a.m.||Student processional into main tent begins|
|9:30 a.m.||Webcast link activated at nyit.edu/commencement|
|10 a.m.||Commencement ceremony begins|
|11:15 a.m.||Commencement ceremony ends|
School ceremonies begin
School ceremonies take place in separate tents in close proximity to the main tent. Please look for the large color banners on each tent for your specific school.
|1:30 p.m.||School ceremonies end|