Wednesday, May 22, 2013
165 Mulberry Street
Newark, New Jersey
Information for Degree Candidates
The information below should assist you in preparing for your commencement. If you have questions, please visit or call Enrollment Services: (973) 877-3100
Eligibility to participate in Commencement Ceremony
Students who completed their degree or certificates in August 2011 or December 2011, and students who will be completing requirements in Spring 2012 or Summer I 2012 are generally eligible to participate in the annual commencement ceremony.
Pick up Graduation Invitations and Cap & Gown
Distribution will be made from the Main Campus College Bookstore, First Level.
You must present your ECC ID card.
Each graduate will be given up to (6) graduation invitations and a cap and gown package. Please follow the distribution schedule below to avoid disappointment. Graduation Invitations, Cap and Gown will ONLY be released to the graduating student
August 2011 & December 2011 Degree Recipients
Thursday, May 3, 2012 (10am – 5pm )
May 2012 Candidates
Thursday, May 10, 2012 (10am – 6pm)
Monday, May 14, 2012 (10am – 6pm)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 (10am – 5pm)
Summer I 2012 Candidates
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 (10am – 6pm)
Thursday, May 17, 2012 (10am – 5pm)
Attend Graduation Celebration & Alumni Reception
Rehearse graduation proceedings, and enjoy refreshments.
Monday, May 21, 2012
J. Harry Smith Lecture Hall
Request Special Accommodations
If you wish to request special accommodations based on a disability, please contact Dr. Victor Stolberg at (973) 877-3129.
Cap and Gown Photos & Class Rings
The College has contracted a professional photography company, Thornton Studios to take your Cap and Gown photos. A complimentary proof of your Cap and Gown photos will be
sent to the e-mail address you provide. There is no obligation to purchase and you are not required to bring a cap and gown, one will be provided for you. Thornton Studios will be in the Clara Dasher Student Center as follows:
Through April 27, 2012 (10am – 2pm & 3pm – 6pm)
Through April 27, 202 (11am – 4pm)
May 3, 2012 (11am – 4pm)
May 21, 2012 (1pm – 5:30pm)
For questions pertaining to graduation photos and class rings, contact the Office of Student Life & Activities (973) 877-1915 on the Main Campus.
Parking is available from local parking lots around the Prudential Center for a fee.
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