Commencement

Ceremony Schedule

More Commencement Events

Date

Time

Location

Ceremony

Ceremony

Graduating Class

Monday, May 9

2 p.m.

Mack Sports & Exhibition Complex

In-person

Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Class of 2022

Friday, May 20

4 p.m.

John Cranford Adams Playhouse

In-person

Celebration of Scholarly Excellence
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*By invitation only

Sunday, May 22

9 a.m.

Mack Sports & Exhibition Complex

In-person

Undergraduate
Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs
School of Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts
School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
School of Education
Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies
School of Health Professions and Human Services
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Spring and August 2022 graduates

Sunday, May 22

1 p.m.

Mack Sports & Exhibition Complex

In-person

Undergraduate
Frank G. Zarb School of Business
The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication
Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science
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Spring and August 2022 graduates

Sunday, May 22

5 p.m.

Mack Sports & Exhibition Complex

In-person

Graduate
Master’s and Doctoral Candidates — All Schools (except Maurice A. Deane School of Law)
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Spring and August 2022 graduates

           

Monday, May 23

7 p.m.

Mack Sports & Exhibition Complex

In-person

Maurice A. Deane School of Law
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Spring and August 2022 graduates

Other Commencement Events

Celebrating Commencement at Hofstra involves more than just the ceremonies. Learn about all the events lauding our graduates.

Student Leadership Awards

Sunday, April 24th, 2022
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Student Center Main Dining Room

Chi Sigma Lota Induction Ceremony

Saturday, April 30, 2022
1 p.m.

Student Center, Lower Level Greenhouse

Invitation only

Mu Kappa Induction Ceremony

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
1:00 p.m.

University Club

Global Studies and Geography
Invitation Only

HU National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA) End of Year Luncheon

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
1 p.m.

Multipurpose Room East

Invitation only

Pi Sigma National Science Honor Society Induction

Friday, May 6, 2022
12 p.m.

Library 10th Floor

Invitation only, for juniors and senior Political Science students.

Guest speaker: Hofstra Alumna Fig Annunziato

GA Farewell

Monday, May 9th, 2022
11:45 a.m. -12:45 p.m.

Greenhouse

(TDR & Supervisors)

Sociology/Criminology

Monday. May 9, 2022
1:00 p.m.

University Club

Graduation/Awards Event
Students only.

Global Studies and Geography End of Semester Party

Monday, May 9, 2022
1:00 p.m.

Roosevelt 209 Lounge

Department majors and minors only.

 

Philosophy Department

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
12:30-1:30
Heger Hall Lounge

Celebrating seniors

Romance Languages

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
1:00 p.m.

Hofstra Parlor

Induction of new members to honor societies and excellence awards
Students and their guests.

LI AUD Class of 2022 Celebration

Thursday, May 12, 2022
6 p.m.

St. John's University D'Angelo Center Room 416ABC

Invitation only.

Anthropology

Thursday, May 12, 2022
6:00 p.m.
University Club

Graduation event for all majors

Math Celebration Night

Thursday, May 12, 2022
7:00 p.m.

East Library 246

Students Only

Spring 2022 PPPS Luncheon

Friday, May 13, 2022
12 - 2 p.m.
University Club

Meet with students and faculty to celebrate the 2021-22 academic year.

BA/MA Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Graduation Celebration

Friday, May 13, 2022
5 p.m.

Student Center West Multipurpose Room 101

Invitation only

Anthropology

Monday, May 16, 2022
6:00 p.m.

University Club

Graduation event for all majors
Students only.

Specialized Programs in Education

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
5:00 p.m.

University Club

Class of 2022 EdD Program in Educational Leadership and Policy
Invitation only.

Lavender Graduation

Thursday, May 19, 2022
7:30 p.m.
Student Center Greenhouse

Nurse Practitioner and Perfusion Medicine Class of 2022 Convocation

Friday, May 20, 2022
10:00 a.m.

Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus, Hofstra University

RSVP by May 6, 2022 to sgnpa@hofstra.edu

DREAM Graduation Ceremony

Friday, May 20th, 2022 1:00pm-2:30pm
Axinn Library, Room 246, South Campus

All 2022 Hofstra graduates who identify as disabled are welcome to attend this event! Students do not need to be registered with SAS to attend, they just have to fill out the RSVP form. This celebration will begin with a few words by myself, as DREAM's president and co-founder, and then from our keynote speaker, Dr. Rustici. Following Dr. R's speech, DREAM's executive board will present each attendee with an honor cord and a certificate of recognition.

Senior Class Toast

Friday, May 20, 2022
6 p.m.

Student Center Main Dining Room. 

First Gen Graduation Celebration

Friday, May 20th
7:30 p.m.

Student Center Multipurpose Room

Graduates of Color Ceremony

Saturday May 21, 2022
11 a.m.
Multipurpose Room

Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science Recognition Luncheon

Saturday, May 21, 2022
12:15 p.m.

Hofstra University Club
David S. Mack Hall, North Campus

Graduates of the school may be accompanied by up to two guests. RSVP by 5/11 to dematteisschool@hofstra.edu.

Teaching, Learning and Technology Cocktail Party

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
6:30 p.m.
University Club

For Doctoral students and faculty
Invitation only