Commencement 2019


Central Connecticut State University will host Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 18, 2019.

Commencement is a time of celebration and pageantry to mark the academic success of our students. We hope you will join us at the XL Center in Hartford for one of our ceremonies.

9 a.m. Ceremony - The undergraduate and graduate candidates from the Ammon College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and the School of Engineering, Science, & Technology will participate.

3 p.m. Ceremony - The undergraduate and graduate candidates from the School of Business and the School of Education and Professional Studies will participate.

Undergraduate and graduate students who are eligible to participate in the May ceremonies will receive an email from “Commencement Information” or "Grad Studies" within the next few weeks. Please be sure to check out the important details about purchasing regalia and the deadline for placing your order.

Commencement is a day in your academic life you’ll remember forever. Don’t miss it!

Commencement Speaker

Frequently Asked Questions

Honorary Degree Recipients


Undergraduate Degree Requirements and Academic Honors
Email the Registrar Staff or call (860) 832-2236

Graduate Degree Requirements
Graduate Studies: (860) 832-2363 

Academic Cap & Gown
Development & Alumni Affairs

Official Commencement Photographer:
Grad Images: (800) 424-3686


For other questions or concerns regarding Commencement, send an email to