Each graduate will receive up to six guest tickets. 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.
You must complete the following before receiving 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 eligible to receive your graduation tickets.
Manhattan College has several official photographers taking photos for all the Commencement events.
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 the day for both Commencement events. 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.
James McCann, founder and executive chairman of 1-800-FLOWERS.com will address Manhattan College's class at Graduate Commencement on May 18 after receiving an honorary doctorate in humane letters.
McCann is a successful entrepreneur, business leader, author, media personality and philanthropist whose passion is helping people deliver smiles. McCann’s belief in the universal need for social connections and interaction led to his founding of 1-800-Flowers.com, Inc., which he has grown into one of the world’s leading floral and gourmet gifting companies.