COMMENCEMENT

Ceremonies & Receptions

2018 COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES & RECEPTIONS

 

University Ceremonies and Honors Convocation

The 2019 CSUN Commencement Ceremonies will take place between Friday, May 17th through Monday, May 20th. 

The detailed schedule for commencement will be released at the start of the Spring 2019 semester. 

University Ceremonies are where students candidates get their degrees conferred. 

Honors Convocation recognizes outstanding graduating students who are distinguished based on Scholastic or Personal Achievement.

The commencement ceremonies and honors convocation will take place at the Oviatt Library Lawn.

Ceremony and Departmental Receptions

Ceremony and Departmental Receptions are hosted by the University to provide parents and guests an opportunity to meet faculty and staff. 

Information regarding 2019 receptions will be posted as it becomes available. 

 

Hooding Ceremonies

Hooding Ceremonies are a special recognition ceremony for Masters and Doctoral degree candidates during which a faculty adviser, administrator, and/or a Dean of the Academic College invest a hood on a student, signifying their success in completing the graduate program.

Mike Curb College of Arts, Media, and Communication

David Nazarian College of Business and Economics

Program

Location

Date & Time

MBA

Orange Grove Bistro

Friday, May 18th at 6:00pm

MSA and MST

Matadome

Firday, May 18th at 6:00pm

 

Michael D. Eisner College of Education

Department 

Location

Date & Time

Contact

Credential Office 

Northridge Center Complex

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 4:00pm

Monique Brown/Lisa Fercano

(818) 677-2733

Educational Psychology and Counseling

Matadome/ Activities Center 

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 10:00am

Maria King

(818) 677-2601

Educational Leadership and Policy Studies 

Matadome/ Activities Center 

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 4:30pm

Mariel Noyes

(818) 677-2591

Elementary Education

Education Building

ED 1214 - ED1216

Thursday, May 18, 2018 at 4:00pm

Harmoni Hill

(818) 677-2621

Deaf Studies

Education Courtyard

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 2:30pm

Judi Daleke

(818) 677-5116

Secondary Education

Matadome/ Activities Center

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 3:00pm

Marla Mancilla

(818) 677-2580

Special Education

Matadome/ Activities Center

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 6:30pm

Bianca Plascencia

(818) 677-2596

 College of Engineering and Computer Science

College of Health and Human Development

Department 

Location

Date & Time

Contact

Communicative Disorders

Matadome in Redwood Hall

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 11:45 am - 1:30 pm

Rechelle Aguayo  

Carla Romero

Environmental and Occupational Health

Orange Grove Bistro

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Julie Hodge

Health Sciences

USU Northridge Center

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 

Bethany Rainisch

Kinesiology

 Matadome Monday, May 21, 2018 at 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm Marc Netter 

Physical Therapy

Campus Theater

& Courtyard

Monday, May 21st, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmLuawana Parker

College of Humanities

Department

Location

Date & Time

Contact

Linguistics/TESL Graduation & Hooding Ceremony

Colleagues Room, 2nd floor of Sciere Center 

Monday, May 21st, 2018 at 10:30am

College of Science and Mathematics 

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences 

Department 

Location

Date & Time

Contact

Psychology Undergraduate and Graduate Awards & Hooding Ceremony

Grand Salon, USU

Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 11:00am

Masters of Social Work

Oviatt Lawn

Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 8:00am 

jessica.rubalcava@csun.edu

 

 

Cultural Celebrations and Receptions

Cultural Celebrations aim to celebrate the diversity of our students and commemorate them on a successful academic journey. These celebrations are organized by student organizations or campus entities.

Event 

Date & Time

Location

Contact

Aztlan Graduation Celebration

Saturday, May 12, 2018

12pm - 4pm

The Chicana/o Studies House

Black Graduation Celebration

Sunday, May 13th, 2018

4pm

Oviatt Lawn

https://www.csun.edu/blackgraduation

Greek Graduation Celebration

Monday, May 7th, 2018

6:30pm - 8pm

Grand Salon, USU

Registration

Jewish Graduation Celebration

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

5:30pm

Northridge Center  Complex USU

Rainbow Grad Celebration

Friday, May 18 2018

1pm - 3pm

Northridge Center  Complex USU

Veterans Graduation Reception

Thursday, May 17, 2018

5:30pm

Northridge Center Complex, USU

(818) 677-4672

International & Exchange Student Graduation Reception

Friday, May 11, 2018 

4pm - 6pm

Orange Grove Bistro

Andréa Marques-Pérez

Undocu-Graduation Celebration Class of 2018

Friday, May 11 2018

5pm - 8pm

Northridge Center Complex, USU

EOP Dream Center, USU