Hofstra University


Meet the Pride of '23

The members of the Class of 2023 are resilient, resourceful and ready to shape the future. Nearly 2,000 strong, they came from across the country and around the world, persevering through the pandemic to reach this moment. Congratulations graduates - and welcome to the Pride alumni family!

Hofstra University celebrated our spring 2023 graduates in ceremonies on Sunday, May 21 and Monday, May 22, 2023.

Meet Our 2023 Commencement Speakers

Get to know the luminaries who spoke at Hofstra's 2023 Commencement ceremonies.

Meet the Speakers

Ready for the Big Day

For Graduates

Get important info for graduates, including applications, diplomas, photos and flowers, and lineup details.

Celebrate with Pride

For Family & Guests

All the info you need to get ready to celebrate your student's commencement, including where to stay, where to eat, how to get to campus, and more.

Looking Back


Media Gallery

Honorary Degree

Honorary Degrees

Contact Us

The Commencement Office can be reached by calling (516) 463-4346 or emailing Graduation@Hofstra.edu.