Watch the 2023 Commencement

Congratulations to the Class of 2023!



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


On Monday, May 22, NYU Shanghai’s Class of 2023 walked across the stage at the Oriental Arts Center in the University’s seventh commencement ceremony. 397 graduating seniors (including six study away students from the New York campus) hailing from 36 countries, including 223 Chinese students from 23 provinces across China, received bachelor’s degrees from NYU, along with NYU Shanghai diplomas.

Programs (PDF)Watch the Ceremony

Meet the Seniors
Meet some of the members of the graduating class of 2023.