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Schedule of Events

141st Commencement 2014

Tuesday, April 29th

43rd Annual Awards Ceremony 6:00 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre

Monday, May 19th

Nurses’ Pinning Rehearsal 1:00 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre

Graduation Rehearsal 5:00 pm College Quadrangle

Senior Barbecue 6:00 pm Deacon’s Den

Wednesday, May 21st

Nurses’ Pinning 2:00 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre
Reception to follow in Westminster Hall, Rm. 110

Baccalaureate 4:30 pm Robert Van Fossan Theatre
Reception to follow in Westminster Hall, Rm. 110

Thursday, May 22nd

Senior Breakfast 8:00 am College Hall

Senior Lineup 9:00 am College Hall

Commencement 9:30 am College Quadrangle

Admission Tickets Required
Guest check in begins at 7:00 am.  Each guest must present an admission ticket in exchange for an admission wristband which will allow them access to guest seating on the Quad. Guest seating on the Quad begins at 8:00 am. Please note that guests must check in before lining up for guest seating.


Important Graduation Information:

Click here for Commencement Activity Brochure

Click here for Graduating Student Letter

Application for Guest Tickets, Keepsake Announcements and Cap/Gown

Click here for Graduation Photography Information

  • Submit Application for Guest Tickets, Keepsake Announcements and Cap/Gown by Friday, April 25th, to the Office of Academic Affairs (73 Oakland Avenue) in person, by email at Commencement@bloomfield.edu or by fax at 973-748-1671 .
  • Pick up Guest Tickets, Keepsake Announcements and the Cap/Gown Purchase Ticket, May 1st through May 19th at the Student Financial Services Office, Knox Hall.
  • Purchase your Cap and Gown May 1st  - May 19th at the Campus Bookstore.  You will need to present your Cap/Gown Pruchase Ticket in order to make purchase.
  • Attend Graduation Rehearsal, Monday, May 19th, 5:00 pm on the Quad.
  • Check-in on Commencement Day, Thursday, May 22nd, in College Hall at 8:00am.