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Graduate Programs - Newark and New Brunswick

2018 Convocation

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Date: May 18, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm (Graduates must check in at 12:00 pm at 1 Washington Park)

Location: New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Newark

Keynote Speaker:

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Gary M Cohen
Executive Vice President
President Global Health & Development
Becton, Dickinson and Company
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Ceremony

This will be a combined ceremony for graduates in the following programs:

  • MBA (Full-Time, Part-Time & Professional Accounting)
  • Executive MBA
  • International Executive MBA
  • MACCY – Financial Accounting
  • MACCY – Governmental Accounting
  • MACCY – Professional Accounting
  • MACCY – Taxation
  • MIT – Master of Information Technology
  • MFinA – Master of Financial Analysis
  • MQF – Master of Quantitative Finance
  • MSCM (Online program) – Master of Science in Supply Chain Management
  • Master in Business of Fashion
  • Master of Science in Healthcare Services Management

All RBS graduate students from all participating programs with earned degrees in October 2017, January 2018, and May 2018 will have their names called and will walk across the stage and be congratulated for their achievement.

Questions? Please contact your affiliate office of student services.

Graduation photos

A professional photographer from Island Photography will be taking photographs of each graduate as they are recognized during the ceremony. Within 48 hours after commencement, you will be emailed a secure link and a PIN to view and order your photos. You can also register the email addresses of your friends and relatives so that they will receive a direct link to your proofs by visiting the website below:

Application for diploma

All students must complete the Online Diploma Application by the deadlines provided below. Degrees are conferred by the University upon recommendation of the faculty. There are three certification periods and only one joint convocation ceremony each year in May. The deadline for submission of your online diploma application form and manual degree completeness form is as follows:

Graduate programs if you plan to graduate:

  • October: Deadline is August 1st
  • January: Deadline is November 1st
  • May: Deadline is March 1st

You are responsible for checking your degree requirements.

How to Order Your Regalia

Order Your Regalia online by March 28th
All graduate business students will wear the same regalia. Please see image below.
A black cap and gown with a gold collar and red scarf
If you are a Newark MBA or Specialty Master student, place your order here
(Select the “Master Degree” link first, then use the dropdown menu to find “Business Graduate Programs”)

Order Now

You may begin picking up your regalia April 23rd to May 15th at the bookstore you selected to place your order.
Location Barnes & Noble at Rutgers, Hahne’s Building
42 Halsey St., Newark, New Jersey 07102
Store Hours Monday -Thursday 9:00am-9:00pm;
Friday 9:00am-8:00pm;
Saturday 9:00am-7:00pm;
Sunday 9:00-5:00pm
Contact Store Manager – Wilda Silva, sm409@bncollege.com – 848-445-2200
If you are New Brunswick MBA or Specialty Master student, place your order here
(Select the “Master Degree” link first, then use the dropdown menu to find “Business Graduate Programs”)

Order Now

You may begin picking up your regalia April 23rd to May 13th at the bookstore you selected to place your order.
Location Barnes & Noble Bookstore , 100 Somerset Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Store Hours Monday – Friday,  9:00-9:00pm;
Saturday 10:00am-9:00pm;
Sunday 11:00-6:00pm
Contact 732-246-8448; (“0” for the Operator)