Columbia Nursing Graduation Ceremony

The health and safety of our students, patients, and community are always our top priority; therefore in-person ceremonies will not be possible this Spring. The School of Nursing will celebrate our graduates’ accomplishments this year with virtual ceremonies on May 18, 2021. There will be two ceremonies: one celebrating our 2020 graduates, and another celebrating our 2021 graduates. Read the School of Nursing commencement announcement.

Columbia University Commencement

 Columbia University held University Commencement virtually on April 30, 2021.

View 2021 University Commencement

Important Information for Graduates and Guests

Graduating Students Communications

Graduating students are receiving information via email. If you are a graduating student and have not received the information, please email the Office of Student Services at

Graduating Students Live Participation in Virtual Ceremony

Students will be sent a student only Zoom link to participate in their virtual ceremony. Students that join the Zoom will be shown live during the beginning and end of their virtual ceremony on Tuesday, May 18, 2021. Please email the Office of Student Services at if you need the student link.