We are monitoring the anticipated winter storm. While no decision has been made at this time, assessments will be made regularly and an announcement will be made as soon as possible. The safety of the LIU community is a priority. Please continue to check your email, liu.edu, social media, and the LIU Weather Hotline at 516-299-EMER for updates.


LIU Post Commencement

The LIU Post Commencement Ceremony is held annually in May and graduates approximately 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students each year. More than 9,000 students, faculty, staff, friends, and family attend the graduation ceremonies, which honors students who graduate from LIU Post, LIU Brentwood, and LIU Riverhead.

Two separate ceremonies will be held (for undergraduate and graduate students) on Friday, May 8, 2015, under a tent on the Great Lawn. The ceremony will be held rain or shine.

  • Undergraduate Ceremony will be held at 9:30 a.m. on the Great Lawn.
  • Graduate Ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. on the Great Lawn.

The individual undergraduate and graduate ceremonies last less than two hours.
Each graduate is recognized by name and will have their photo taken in cap and gown as they crosses the main stage.

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Commencement Contact Information

Phone: 516-299-3242
Email: post-commencement@liu.edu

Traffic Notice

Due to the large number of visitors for Commencement, traffic can become heavy on Route 107 and Northern Boulevard on graduation day. Please leave yourself plenty of time. Upon arrival to campus, please follow the directions of the Old Brookville Police Department and the LIU Post Public Safety staff.