Commencement 2018

NewSchool is pleased to recognize our graduates at the 33rd Commencement Ceremony at Copley Symphony Hall Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30am.


Each student will be given 6 premiere tickets for family and guests to attend Commencement for seating in the orchestra levelof the Copley Symphony Hall. Additional tickets may be requested via email to Ashley Wagner, Student Life Manager, by Friday, May 11, 2018.

Academic honors will be awarded to students determined by the cumulative grade point average at the end of the Winter 2018 quarter. Spring 2018 quarter grades will not be calculated in time to award honors recognition at the Commencement Ceremony.

Grad Fest will take place in June for students to pick up academic regalia, commencement tickets, and additional important information related to the graduation ceremony.

All students participating in the commencement ceremony must meet the following requirements: April 28, 2018.

  1. Students must submit a Petition to Graduate Form to the Registrar’s Office by Friday,
  2. Students must purchase appropriate academic regalia* by Friday, April 28, 2018.

*Regalia must be purchased from NewSchool’s authorized vendor.


The Commencement Ceremony will begin promptly at 9:30am. Entrance to the Symphony Hall will open at 9:00am. The ceremony will last approximately 90 minutes.

Parking information may be found at:

NO FOOD OR DRINK is allowed inside the Copley Symphony Hall.