NEC's 143rd Commencement ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM in New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall. The ceremony is designed to celebrate the achievements of the graduating class of approximately 275 NEC College students and their families.

Speakers will include members of NEC's leadership and a student speaker, as well as honorary degree recipients.

The public is welcomed to this event, based on available seats. A light reception will follow the ceremony in Brown Hall.

NEC's Commencement Concert will take place on Saturday, May 17, at 7:30 PM in NEC's Jordan Hall. Details can be found here.

Graduating Student Information

Graduating students need to fill out both the Intent to Graduate and Commencement Attendance/Regalia forms to insure proper Diploma spelling and confirm Commencement attendance plans. These forms may be accessed here; they are also available in the Office of Student Services (St. Botolph, Room 224). Note: The deadline for returning these forms is Friday, February 21, 2014.

Ordered Regalia will be available for pick-up Monday, May 12th - Thursday, May 15th, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM in Jordan Hall, room 103.

Free invitations will be available for pick-up by graduating students in the Office of Student Services beginning April 1, 2014..

NEC Faculty and Staff

If you plan to attend the Commencement Ceremony, please fill out an attendance form (copy found here) and return it to the Office of Student Services (St. Botolph, Room 224). This is especially important if you intend to participate in the ceremony. We will also mail a copy of this form to your NEC email account.

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