GS Class Day

Class Day 2023 Details to be Announced

Class Day is a special event that celebrates GS graduates. Each GS degree candidate ascends the stage, is presented by the Dean of Students, and shakes hands with the Columbia President or Provost and the Dean of GS. The ceremony also includes speeches by a keynote speaker, typically a GS alumna or alumnus, and a graduate speaker, as well as the presentation of the GS Alumni Key Award and the Campbell Award. Following the ceremony, a reception will be held.