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2024 Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 17, 10 a.m.

Commencement Videos & Photos

Friday, May 17, 2024

Enjoy recorded videos and photos from the 80th Iona University annual Commencement Ceremony.

Commencement Videos & Photos

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2024 Commencement Speaker

Former United States Congressman and House of Representatives Majority Leader Richard (Dick) Gephardt will deliver the keynote address and be awarded an honorary degree at Iona University’s 80th annual Commencement ceremony on May 17, 2024. 

Read more about this year’s speaker

80th Annual Commencement Speaker Hon. Richard Gephardt
Important Dates
Date/Time Action Item/Event Location
Tuesday, April 16, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Commencement Fair
All graduates participating in Commencement will need to attend the Commencement Fair during the course of the day.
Mulcahy Gym
Thursday, May 16, 10 a.m. Honors Convocation
For eligible graduates and guests. Eligibility will be communicated by the Provost’s office.
Hynes Arena
Thursday, May 16, 4 p.m. Baccalaureate Mass
Open to all graduates and their guests, space permitting. RSVP in advance.
Hynes Arena
Friday, May 17, 10 a.m. 80th Annual Commencement Ceremony Mazzella Field

Please note that dates, times and locations are subject to change.

Commencement Ceremony Accommodations

Iona University makes every effort to ensure an accessible campus experience for our students and guests. Guests in need of accommodations are asked to complete the form below so that we are best able to meet their needs. Students requiring accommodations are asked to visit the Accessibility Services Office webpage for instructions.

Guest Accommodations Form