Formation of the academic procession will begin promptly at 9:00am in the following order:

Dr. Augustine Okereke, Senior Vice President & Provost (interim)
Grand Marshal
Dr. Keming Liu, Professor, English Department
Honor Guards
The Star-Spangled Banner (1ST Verse Only)
Lift Every Voice and Sing (1ST Verse Only)
Valedictory Address
Message to Graduates
Chad Hannibal, Senior Class President 
Introduction of Speaker
Dr. Rudolph F. Crew, President
Commencement Address
Presentation of Honorary Degree
Conferral of Degrees
Presentation of the Graduates
School of Business
Dr. Jo-Anne Rolle, Dean
School of Liberal Arts and Education
Dr. J. A. George Irish, Dean (Interim)
School of Science, Health and Technology
Dr. Mohsin Patwary, Dean
The City University of New York Baccalaureate For Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies
Dr. Augustine Okereke, Senior Vice President and Provost (Interim)
Closing Remarks
Dr. Rudolph F. Crew, President

After Commencement

Post Ceremony Activities: After the ceremony, all graduates and their guests will be directed to the nearest exit depending on their seating location. Please plan to meet family and friends at a pre-arranged location after the ceremony.