Deadline to submit attendance and attire order is, March 26, 2014
All faculty members participating in Commencement and/or Convocation must wear academic attire.
To RSVP for Commencement, Convocation and/or the Post Reception, click here, (you will also be able to submit your information for academic attire).
Please Review the Information Below:
REGISTERING FOR YOUR ACADEMIC ATTIRE
- First-Time Participants: If this is your first time participating in Commencement and/or Convocation, be sure to include your measurements when you RSVP. Measurements you will need:
1. Tam size (cap)-circumference of your head in inches
2. Robe-your height wearing shoes
3. Degree Hood-highest degree earned (BA, MA, PhD, etc.)
4. College/University-where you earned your degree (NYU, Berkeley, Penn State, etc.)
- Returning Faculty: If you are a returning faculty member, you do not need to indicate your measurements when you RSVP, as we have them on file.
- If you have your own academic attire: If you have registered to attend Commencement and/or Convocation you MUST bring your academic attire to both ceremonies. If you have registered to attend Commencement you must wear your attire before you board the bus to Yankee Stadium. If you have registered to attend the Law School Convocation and would like your attire picked up to be ready for you at the Grill Room at Madison Square Garden, please email email@example.com to make arrangements.
RETRIEVING YOUR ATTIRE
- Attending Commencement: A representative from the Office of Student Affairs will contact you and your assistant. Please note that if you are also attending Convocation you will receive special instructions about your academic attire.
- Attending Convocation: Your attire will be waiting for you at the Grill Room at Madison Square Garden.
RETURNING YOUR ATTIRE
- Attending Commencement Only: During your attire delivery you have been notified that you must return your attire to a representative at the Office of Student Affairs. There will be attire collection bins at Yankee Stadium but please DO NOT return your attire there.
- Attending Commencement AND Convocation: You must hold on to your attire after Commencement (you will receive special instructions when you academic attire is delivered). After the Convocation ceremony, return your academic attire to the Grill Room at Madison Square Garden.
If you have any questions about attire please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 998-6658.
Last Modified 2/12/14