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Union County College’s Commencement Ceremonies on 
Thursday, January 12, 2017 
2:30PM and 6:00PM

Union County Performing Arts Center   


The
 
Commencement ceremonies for the August 2016 and the January 2017 graduates of Union County College, including Trinitas School of Nursing and JFK Medical Center Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools, will be held on Thursday, January 12, 2017 in the Union County Performing Arts Center, 1601 Irving Street Rahway, NJ 07065. There will be two ceremonies: If you are receiving an AS degree or Certificate, your ceremony will be at 2:30pm.  If you are receiving an AA or AAS degree, your ceremony will be at 6:00pm.
 
All graduates should report to the Union County College Rahway Center (1591 Irving Street) next to the Union County Performing Arts Center one hour prior to the ceremony with their cap, gown, tassel and completed name card.  Graduates should follow signs to the check-in location.  Staff will be on hand to assist you. 
 
 

Degree Designation

Ceremony Time

Report Time

Associate in Science – A.S.

2:30pm

1:30pm

Certificate – C.T.

2:30pm

1:30pm

Certificate of Achievement – C.T.A.

2:30pm

1:30pm

 

Degree Designation

Ceremony Time

Report Time

Associate in Arts – A.A.

6:00pm

5:00pm

Associate in Applied Science – A.A.S.

6:00pm

5:00pm

Commencement Check List 
 

1.    Complete and submit an Application for Graduation in a Student Services Center; click here for Graduation application.

2.    Get your Commencement tickets; they are available on each campus in the Student Services Center.  For more information about tickets click here

3.    Pick up your cap and gown at the Bookstore.

Cranford: Monday – Thursday: 8:00am to 6:00pm and Friday: 9:00am to 2:00pm

Elizabeth: Monday – Thursday: 9:00am to 5:00pm and Friday: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Plainfield: Monday – Thursday: 9:00am to 5:00pm and Friday: 9:00am to 1:00pm

4.    Participate in your Graduation Ceremony!

 
Follow @uccweb on Instagram and tag your graduation posts to share the day with your classmates. 

* Due to space restrictions, strollers and balloons will not be permitted in the Theatre. Please leave strollers and balloons in your vehicle.
 
 

Do you have more questions? 
Go to our FAQ page by clicking 
here
Directions and parking for the Union County Performing Arts Center.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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