Commencement 2018

Commencement Student
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Dear College of Staten Island Graduating Student:

The sixty-ninth Commencement of the College of Staten Island will take place on Thursday, May 31, 2018. This College‑wide ceremony will be held outdoors on the Great Lawn at 9:30 a.m., rain or shine. 

All candidates for graduation should read the INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES FOR GRADUATION and INFORMATION FOR GUESTS. Please pay particular attention to information about obtaining your cap and gown on this Web page.  

Departmental exercises to honor graduating majors will be held by academic departments immediately following the College-wide Commencement ceremony as well. Please pay special attention to the INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES ‑ POST-COMMENCEMENT DEPARTMENTAL EXERCISES. You will receive more information from your department about these exercises.

For up-to-date information regarding Commencement, please check your CIX student email accounts periodically. If you need help accessing your CIX account, visit:

Very best congratulations on your graduation from the College of Staten Island! We look forward to honoring you on May 31st.



William J. Fritz, PhD                                      Jennifer S. Borrero, JD
President                                                         Vice President for
                                                                Student and Enrollment Services

Important Graduation Information