2019 GSAPP convocation

Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology

GSAPPs Convocation ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 11:00am at the Nicholas Music Center, New Brunswick. This event is meant to celebrate GSAPP students completing their PsyD degree. Each student will have the opportunity to have his/her name called, walk across the stage and shake the hand of the Dean and Chair.

Nicholas Music Center, 85 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ
Cook/Douglass Campus

Your other must-attend graduation ceremony is this intimate event, where you’ll join with your graduating class and faculty members to receive individual recognition. At the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology you will:

Have your name announced and walk across the stage

Celebrate with the students, faculty, and staff who have been alongside you during your studies

Attend a post-ceremony reception


REGALIA ORDERS - (hood color - royal blue)

Your regalia—which is your gown, cap, tassel, and academic hood—is required to participate in Rutgers University Commencement.

Rutgers–New Brunswick students must purchase regalia from Barnes & Noble at Rutgers in New Brunswick. Regalia can be pre-ordered online,, from February 1–March 22 for pick up in store beginning April 24 or ship to your home by April 27. Or, students can purchase regalia directly at the store beginning April 5.

The Rutgers University Bookstore
100 Somerset Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Store telephone: (732) 246-8448


Parking is available on George Street in lots 79 and 79A (Hickman Hall) & lot 70 (Douglass Parking Deck).

General Student Information

If you anticipate graduating in May 2019, you must submit a diploma application. The diploma application is available online here. Please be sure to fill out the online diploma application by April 1. For those on internship, you will apply for an August diploma.

For up to date information for University Commencement, go to the link below:

Learn more at here. 


Nicholas Music Center, 85 George St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901