The Fashion Institute of Technology will hold its annual commencement exercises for all associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degree candidates at the Javits Center North on Thursday, May 19, 2016.
Each ceremony will be streamed live online.
School of Art and Design and School of Graduate Studies: 10:30 am
Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipient: Ivy Ross, Vice President and Head of Project Aura, Google, Inc.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Francisco Costa, Creative Director, Calvin Klein Collection
President's Award for Lifetime Achievement: Ruth Finley, Founder and Former Publisher, The Fashion Calendar
Jay and Patty Baker School of Business and Technology and School of Liberal Arts: 3 pm
Other commencement week activities:
- Faculty Awards Ceremony, Monday, May 16
- Student Awards Ceremony, Tuesday, May 17
- School of Graduate Studies Hooding Ceremony, Wednesday, May 18