Information for Faculty & Staff

2014 Lawrenceville Commencement

Graduate and CCS Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Procession begins at 5 p.m.

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 16, 2014
Procession begins at 9:30 a.m.

Commencement will be held outdoors on the Campus Green. If we experience severe weather, the affected ceremony will be moved indoors.

Faculty members are welcome and encouraged to attend both Commencement ceremonies. Academic regalia may be rented through the Rider University Store.

Faculty should plan to arrive on campus an hour in advance of the start of procession. Faculty will meet to robe in the Art Gallery in the BLC.  If we experience severe weather, the ceremony will be moved indoors and faculty will meet to robe in the SRC Seminar Room.


All staff are invited to participate as Commencement volunteers.  Please contact Beverly Braddock to volunteer.

Information about Commencement will be updated regularly on the website.

For more information, please contact Special Events and Projects Manager Beverly Braddock at (609) 896-5001 or commencement@rider.edu.