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Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

In the afternoon following Columbia University Commencement, Teachers College honors the achievements of its Doctoral degree recipients in a hooding ceremony at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine. The TC Medal for Distinguished Service is presented at this ceremony.

When and Where

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
The Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street


12:30 p.m. Doors open for guests with Disabilities
1:00 p.m. Student call time (Synod House) & Doors open for General Seating
2:00-4:00 p.m. Ceremony Time
4:00-6:00 p.m. Doctoral Reception @ TC

Graduate Checklist

  1. Determine if you are eligible to graduate.
  2. File an application to graduate with the Registrar (Masters Students Only).
  3. Register for your ceremony.
  4. Purchase or rent Academic Attire.
  5. Contact OASID if you or a guest have needs associated with a disability.