News & Events / Commencement 2015 print General Information Speaker - Senator Chuck Schumer Prizes and Awards Honors The Order of Barristers Congratulations, Class of 2015! Missed Commencement? Watch It Now! Click below to watch a recording of this year's commencement ceremony. Thursday, May 28 11:00 am - 2:00 pm BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) Howard Gilman Opera House 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY Caps & Gowns Ceremony Tickets & Seating Transportation When will I receive my cap and gown? Commencement caps and gowns will be distributed in Room 104M in the library on the following dates: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 11 am - 7 pm Thursday, May 21, 2015 11 am - 7 pm Do I have to pay for my cap and gown? There is no fee for the rental of your cap and gown. Can I keep my cap and gown after commencement? No. All caps, gowns and tassels must be returned immediately after the ceremony. View photos from this year's commencement. Have questions? We have answers. BLS Events Office 250 Joralemon Street, 1st Floor Telephone: (718) 780-7966 Fax: (718) 625-5242 Email: email@example.com Read the 2015 Commencement booklet.