NYU Shanghai will be honoring the Class of 2019 in a commencement ceremony at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center on May 30, from 2:00 to 4:30 PM. 


Check out our Graduate Checklist to make sure you are staying on track. Meanwhile, families and guests will find useful information about booking travel and planning their trip here


Class of 2019 students will also receive regular email updates about getting ready for graduation.


Important Dates



May 29 | Dean's Morning Tea

May 29 | Graduation Performance & Lighting of the Pearl Tower

May 30 | Commencement Ceremony


For a detailed schedule of events, see the Family and Guests page.


More About the Ceremony


Save the Date!

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Shanghai Oriental Art Center

NYU Shanghai's 2021 Commencement will be held in mixed mode at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center on May 25, 2021. NYU Shanghai students and NYU Go Local Students will attend the ceremony in person. Each student may invite two guests, while friends and extended family will be able to watch the event on livestream.

2021 Commencement Program
Meet the Seniors
Meet some of the members of the graduating class of 2021.