The Verrazano School
You’re almost there; congratulations! Here are the steps you need to take to graduate from CSI and with Verrazano.
Schedule Your Verrazano Senior Meeting
All Verrazano seniors are required to meet with the Verrazano Director during the fall of your senior year where you share your experiences as a Verrazano student as well as your future plans.
Your 30-minute senior meeting must be scheduled by September 15th and will be held before November 15th. To schedule your Verrazano Senior Meeting, call Cynthia Palumbo at 718.982.4171.
You must bring
1) Your completed Verrazano Senior Information Form.
2) A copy of your current resume.
Notify Verrazano that you’re Graduating
Submit the completed Verrazano Application for Graduation by the notification deadline indicated below. Verrazano Application for Graduation
Completion of Degree Requirements
The Verrazano School Graduation Notification Deadline
End of Fall semester
End of Spring semester or summer term (June or August graduation)
Apply to Graduate with CSI
Apply online for graduation with the Registrar’s Office at CSI by the notification deadline.
- Log in to CUNYfirst
- Go to Self-Service
- Select Degree Progress/Graduation
- Apply for Graduation
Attend Verrazano Senior Convocation
The Verrazano Senior Convocation takes place each spring and celebrates the accomplishments of Verrazano graduates. January, June, and August Verrazano graduates are all invited to attend this exciting event.
Complete the Graduate Information Form and submit it to Cynthia Palumbo (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than May 1. This what we will read as you cross the stage!
Apply to Be Verrazano Class Speaker
During the Verrazano Senior Convocation, at least one Verrazano graduate is selected to serve as the Verrazano Class Speaker and offers an address to fellow graduates, administrators, faculty, families, and friends. This is an opportunity for the selected graduate to reflect on the past few years, celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating Verrazano class, and share a message for the future.
To apply, download and complete the Verrazano Class Speaker Application and submit it with the other required documents. Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on April 1st, and you are encouraged to submit your application by email.