2017 Commencement and Convocation Information

If you plan on participating in the GSBS Convocation and/or Rutgers Commencement Ceremonies please make sure that you register at all of the sites below and return here for updated information. Although we encourage students to participate in both events it is not mandatory.

2017 GSBS Convocation Ceremony and Reception
The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Convocation ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 4:00p.m. at the College Avenue Gymnasium, College Avenue Campus, New Brunswick. Graduates who participate in this ceremony must have regalia and R.S.V.P at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/graduate-school-of-biomedical-sciences-2017-convocation-tickets-31613340352.

2017 Rutgers University Commencement Ceremony
Rutgers the State University of New Jersey Commencement Ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the High Point Stadium, Piscataway.  Graduates who participate in this ceremony must have regalia and R.S.V.P at http://commencement.rutgers.edu/.

2017 Regalia Ordering Process (All graduating students must have attire to participate in the GSBS Convocation and Rutgers Commencement Ceremonies.)

Please use the following link to complete your regalia order. https://oakhalli.com/colleges/rbhs

Graduation Procedures

Award of Degree Procedures

The links below bring you to the procedures for your specific program. If you have questions you may contact the GSBS Student Affairs office or the Associate Dean for Student Affairs.
Contact Nadine Stevens in the Student Affairs office:

Rutgers - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
185 South Orange Avenue, Room C696
Newark, NJ 07101 
Phone: (973) 972-4511 
Fax: (973) 972-7148
email: stevenna@gsbs.rutgers.edu

Associate Dean for Student Affairs:
Stephen Garrett, Ph.D.

Graduation Procedure for PhD students

Graduation Procedures for MS students

Graduation Procedures for MBS students