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Union County College’s Commencement Ceremonies on
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
12:00PM and 6:00PM
Harwood Arena at Kean University
   


The Commencement ceremonies for the May 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 Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in the Harwood Arena at Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083. There will be two ceremonies: If you are receiving an AA or AAS degree or Certificate, your ceremony will be at 12:00pm.  If you are receiving an AS degree, your ceremony will be at 6:00pm.
 
All graduates should report to the Harwood Arena 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 Arts – A.A.

12:00pm

11:00am

Associate in Applied Science – A.A.S.

12:00pm

11:00am

Certificate – C.T.

12:00pm

11:00am

Certificate of Achievement – C.T.A.

12:00pm

11:00am

 
 

Degree Designation

Ceremony Time

Report Time

Associate in Science – 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 at the Graduation Fair on May 1, 2017 and in the Student Services Center beginning May 2, 2017.  For more information about tickets click here

3.    Pick up your cap and gown at the Bookstore beginning May 1, 2017.

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 Harwood Arena. 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 Harwood Arena at Kean University.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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