This May and June, commencement ceremonies will be held at Columbia's Morningside campus and at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. An in-person celebration honoring the Classes of 2020 and 2021 will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2022. More details to follow as they develop.

Columbia University Commencement

Columbia University Commencement ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of all graduating students from degree-granting programs across the University. An in-person ceremony will take place on the Morningside Campus. Event details are:

  • Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022
  • Time: 10:30 AM 
  • Location: Morningside Campus

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College of Dental Medicine Ceremonies

The DDS Graduation Ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of graduating DDS students from the College of Dental Medicine. Student's names are read as they proceed across the stage.

  • Date: Thursday, May 19, 2022
  • Time: 11:00 AM 
  • Location: The Armory

The Postdoctoral Ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of graduating postdoctoral students from specialty and residency programs at the College of Dental Medicine.

  • Date: Thursday, June 30, 2022
  • Time: TBD 
  • Location: TBD