Stevens will hold one set of commencement ceremonies in May 2023 to confer degrees for all Summer 2022, Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 graduates. 

Commencement Ceremonies 2023

Stevens Institute of Technology will hold its 151st Commencement Ceremonies at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on Wednesday, May 24, 2023. The day will begin in the morning with the University-wide Ceremony on the main court to confer the degrees for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral candidates. Immediately following the ceremony will be a celebration for all graduates and guests (GradFest), followed by smaller ceremonies for each school during which graduates’ names will be read. All ceremonies are currently planned to be held on-site at the Prudential Center.

  • University-wide Ceremony - 10:00 AM on the main court

  • GradFest - 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM on the courtyards and streets surrounding Prudential

  • School Naming Ceremonies for Undergraduates:

    • School of Engineering & Science and School of Systems & Enterprises - 1:00 PM on the main court

    • School of Business - 1:00 PM on the secondary court

    • College of Arts & Letters - 1:00 PM in the tented venue

  • School Naming Ceremonies for Graduates:

    • School of Business - 3:00 PM on the secondary court

    • School of Systems & Enterprises - 3:00 PM in the tented venue

    • School of Engineering & Science - 3:30 PM on the main court

Further details for the above can be found by clicking on links on the right-hand menu. As announcements are made, the Office of University Events will email directly to the Class of 2023 Stevens' email address as well as update this website. 

Upcoming Celebrations

In addition to May 24th, there are a number of celebrations held leading up to Commencement Day, including:

  • Road to Graduation for Masters Candidates - Monday, February 13 from Noon-3:00 PM on the 4th floor of the Howe Center

  • 100 Days to Graduation for Bachelors Candidates - Monday, February 13 from 4:00-6:00 PM in TechFlex, ground floor of the University Center


After reviewing these pages, if you have any other, commencement-related questions, please contact the Office of University Events at [email protected].