Certificate Program: Apply for Graduation for May 2018
by Lydia Bumgardner - Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 1:29 PM
From: Certificate Program Registrar’s Office

To: Certificate Program Candidates for Graduation
From: Dr. Yvonne Salaman
Certificate Program Registrar/NYTS Assistant Registrar
Date: August 2017
Re: Graduation Information and Application

Congratulations on being a candidate expecting to fulfill the requirements for the Certificate Program in May 2018!

To apply for graduation and to order your certificate, robe and stole please fill out the Application for Graduation form and send to Yvonne Salaman via Email to as quickly as possible, but NO later than Jan. 16.

You must pay your graduation fee of $225 no later than January 16th. The graduation fee is payable regardless of attendance at the ceremony. Please direct all payments to Dr. Wanda Lang, Business Office at 212-870-1219

Please return the Application for Graduation form regardless of payment at this time. Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter!

Graduation Day is May 19, 2018 at Riverside Church (enter through 91 Claremont Ave. & W. 121 St.). All candidates must arrive by 9:00 am to robe and be placed in your respective processional formation. No family or guests will be allowed in the staging area. The ceremony will begin promptly at 10 am.

We will inform you when the graduation attire arrives. Please pick up your vestments as soon as possible after the arrival date. Please email to make an appointment to pick up your graduation attire and invitations. You may pick them up yourself or designate someone to pick them up for you. There is a limit of Ten (10) invitations for family and friends per graduating student.

The Graduate’s Reception will be held on Thursday, May 17, beginning at 6 pm at the Interchurch Center, 61 Claremont Ave, corner W. 120 St, New York 10115. All candidates for graduation are allowed 1 guest. You will need to respond and place your name on the list by EMAILING the NYTS RECEPTIONIST by May 14.

Looking forward to Commencement 2018!