Posted Friday, May 17, 2019 - 10:13 AM

Pratt Commencement 2019

2019 graduates

On Monday, May 20, Pratt Institute degree candidates gathered in their caps and gowns at Radio City Music Hall in the heart of Manhattan, where Pratt Institute’s 130th Commencement was held. The Institute is commemorating the achievements of more than 1,200 graduating students at the iconic venue and conferred their degrees during the ceremony on May 20.

Join the conversation by following @PrattInstitute on social media and using the hashtag #PrattGrad19.

View the Commencement 2019 Facebook album. Check back at the album for a updates during this exciting week celebrating the Class of 2019.

This year, honorary degrees were awarded to artist and educator Nick Cave; Artistic Director and Jennifer and David Stockman Chief Curator at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Nancy Spector; and author and cultural critic Roxane Gay, who delivered the Commencement address. Read more about the honorary degree recipients.

Nancy Spector, Nick Cave, Roxane Gay

Other Events

Graduation Fair
Pratt Alumni New York Senior Send Off
Lavender Graduation
International Graduation Dinner
Awards Convocation Ceremony 
Graduation Reception
Donning of the Kente Ceremony

Commencement at Radio City Music Hall


Image: (Top) Pratt Commencement 2019 (phot by Laura June Kirsch) (Inset L-R) Nancy Spector (photo by David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York), Nick Cave (photo by Sandro), Roxane Gay (photo by Jay Grabiec); (Bottom) Pratt Commencement at Radio City Music Hall.