Baccalaureate Mass

Families and friends are invited to the Baccalaureate Mass held at the Jersey City campus. Please join the Saint Peter’s University Class of 2017, faculty, staff, and Jesuit community, as the entire Saint Peter’s community celebrates by giving thanks and asking for God’s blessing. A reception follows the mass. Students may bring up to 3 guests.

Jersey City Campus

Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Graduates Assemble: Mac Mahon Student Center
Start of Mass: 3:00 PM

Caps and Gowns

Graduates need only bring their caps and gowns. Hoods are not required. Reminder: Once in place at their seats in St. Aedan’s Church, men should remove their caps.

Special Arrangements for Graduates and Guests with Disabilities

Graduates and guests who may need special assistance and accommodations should contact the Campus Ministry Office, (201) 761- 7390, no later than Wednesday, May 17.


A reception for graduates, their guests, faculty, and administrators immediately follows the Mass.


Parking is available in any of the University parking lots.


In the event of rain, everyone in the procession will assemble inside the Mac Mahon Student Center, 1st Floor.