The 2022 Baccalaureate Mass will be held in the Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers.All students and their guests are encouraged to attend.
Spring Honors Convocation
Sunday, May 15, 2022, 1 p.m.
The 2022 Spring Honors Convocation will be held in the Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers. It is an invitation-only event celebrating students' academic achievements. Visit the event page for more information.
Undergraduate Commencement Timeline
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Graduates report to designated assembly areas
Doors open for seating in Meadowlands Exposition Center - tickets are required for all guests
This site will be updated throughout the spring with more details as they become available.
Graduates will receive up to five guest tickets for family and friends. Graduates do not need a ticket for themselves. Distribution will start Monday, April 18, 2022, through Friday, April 29, 2022, from your dean's office.
Tickets will be required to attend the Commencement ceremony. There is no charge for tickets.
You must complete the following to be eligible to receive your graduation packets:
Pay all Fees:Pay all outstanding tuition balances, if you have not done so already.
Exit Counseling:Online exit counseling is required if you borrowed federal loans (Stafford and/or Perkins) and/or the TEACH Grant. Students will be sent instructions by email and can refer to theFinancial Aid exit counseling page.
Graduation Clearance Checklist: You will log on to Self-Service beginning April 8, 2022, to review your customized graduation clearance checklist. Your checklist outlines the requirements you need to complete BEFORE April 25, 2022, to be eligible to receive your graduation tickets.
* Please note that alcoholic beverages are not permitted at this event.
After Commencement, the Registrar's Office will be mailing your diploma to the permanent address we have on file for you in Self-Service.
If you would like to have your diploma mailed to a different address, please email firstname.lastname@example.org from your Manhattan College email address to let us know where you would like us to send your diploma. If your diploma should be mailed to your permanent address, you do not have to do anything further. Your diploma will be mailed to that address.
Manhattan College has several official photographers taking photos for all Commencement events, Spring Honors Convocation and the Baccalaureate Mass.
Individual Student Photos
Each student will have their photo taken during the Commencement ceremony as they cross the stage. Proofs of these photos and purchase options will be emailed to each student a few days following Commencement.
General Commencement Photos
College photographers will be taking photos throughout Commencement day. These photos will be posted towww.manhattan.photoshelter.coma few days after the event. High-resolution photos can be downloaded free of charge.
Guests who will be taking photographs during Commencement may not enter the aisles at any time during the academic procession. Also, no one is permitted to enter the student seating area for any reason. Please be mindful not to obstruct the view of other guests as you are taking photos.
All graduating undergraduate students can take a senior portrait. Additionally, there is usually one make-up day when the photographer is also available. Information on dates and times for Senior Portraits will be available later this spring.
Sister Norma Pimentel, MJ, executive director for Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, will address Manhattan College’s undergraduate class of 2022 after receiving an honorary doctorate degree in humane letters. She is a Sister with the Missionaries of Jesus, and is executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley.