Sign Up for Grad Walk

Class of 2021! Strike a pose, get photographed, access selfie stations, and receive fun giveaways at the Morningside campus Grad Walk. Wear your regalia (not required!) and come ready for a professional photoshoot on Butler Lawn. Keep our campus safe and open. Follow the Columbia Health Compact. Show your ID and green pass/screen upon arrival. Masks and social distancing required.

If you’re not local and can’t make it to campus, an exciting virtual booth will be available to all graduates from April 26-30. More details to come! Graduates are highly discouraged from traveling to NYC for this experience.

Date & Time: The CSSW-assigned date and time is Sunday, April 18th, from 11:00 AM-6:00 PM. Please note that if you are unable to make this time, there are other dates and times open to ALL students. Reach out to for these times.

Location: Underneath the Tent at the Sundial Stage, Morningside Campus

Registration: Registration for the Grad Walk experience is open and mandatory to participate. Registration closes the day before at 5:00 PM.

Registration Link: Click here.

Safety Protocols:

  • The GradImages reservation system will allow 12 graduating students per 15-minute intervals.

  • Graduates must register in advance, wear their own cap & gown, show their ID upon arrival to verify their appointment plus their Columbia University/Teachers College Green Pass. The check-in process will be completely touchless.

  • All students will be required to keep their masks on for all photos.