Congratulations to the Class of 2024!

You did it!

Join us for the 53rd Commencement of Medgar Evers College at the Coney Island Amphitheater, on Friday, May 31, 2024, starting at 10 a.m. President Patricia Ramsey will preside over the ceremony, conferring degrees to graduates and honorary recipients. Don’t miss this memorable occasion!

In addition to the main Commencement event, participate in the school-hosted convocation activities taking place around Commencement. It’s your chance to walk the stage and be individually recognized alongside your dean and peers.

All students affiliated with Medgar Evers College, along with their guests, are invited to attend both the Commencement and convocation ceremonies to fully embrace this celebratory moment. We’ll see you there!

Stay tuned to this page as future details of the ceremony are revealed! In the meantime, make sure to clear your schedule for May 31, 2024 at 10 a.m.

Graduate’s Briefing and
Ticket Distribution

All graduates must attend and complete a graduate briefing to receive graduation tickets for your guests to attend the graduation ceremony.

Graduate Briefing Information

Graduation Essentials



Commencement Day

Plan your arrival smoothly by checking out our parking and transportation options for commencement.

Parking and Transportation

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Information will be posted shortly, so stay tuned for updates!

Joy-Ann Reid
Commencement Speaker

Ms. Reid, a 1991 Harvard graduate, excels in documentary film and journalism, recognized as a Knight Center for Advanced Journalism fellow in 2003.

Her career merges politics and media, from roles in national voter registration to television programs like “A.M. Joy” and “The Reid Report.”

An acclaimed author and recipient of NAACP Image Award nominations, Ms. Reid’s influence extends to civic recognition, including an honorary membership in Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Joy-Ann Reid


For more information contact Student Life and Development.
Location: 1637 Bedford Avenue, Room S-301-B
Phone: 718-270-6050