Memorial Day Weekend Schedule

“Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” 

Dominican University offices will close at 1 pm today, Friday, May 26th, in observance of Memorial Day.  We will re-open, with regularly scheduled hours, on Tuesday, May 30th.

The Hennessy Center Holiday Hours:
Friday, May 26th, 9 am-1 pm
Saturday, May 27th, 9 am-1 pm
Sunday, May 28th, Closed
Monday, May 29, Closed

Sullivan Library Holiday Hours:
Friday, May 26th, closing at 1pm
Re-opening on Tuesday, May 30th
Live Online Chat available 24/7 www.duny.ed/Sullivan-library


Congratulations to the Class of 2023: Watch Their Commencement Highlights

Join us as we celebrate the achievements and accomplishments of the Class of 2023. In this video, you will see some of the best moments from their graduation ceremony, which took place on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at the Westchester County Center.

Read the account of the event.

Annual County Executive Forum: Palisades Institute

                                    -----Every Year Since 2005-----

Join our "Core Four" County Executives in discussing our counties' challenges and issues.

  • County issues important to the business community
  • County government moving past the pandemic
  • The Impact of internet commerce on our local business environment
  • Current state & trends in regional transportation, housing, health, and education
  • Dealing with local safety, crime, justice, and immigration
  • Other local and regional matters important to our County Executives
    Ed Day Rockland County, NY
    George Latimer Westchester County, NY
    Steven M. Neuhaus Orange County, NY
    James J. Tedesco, III Bergan County, NJ

    When: Thurs., June 15, 2023, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.; continental breakfast at 7:45 a.m.

    Where: Dominican University

    Please register using the attached form 

    The aim of the Palisades Institute of Dominican University is to assist leaders in advancing their organizations by providing them with professional development and information to integrate the concepts of Leadership, Quality, and Ethics to achieve long-term success. In serving the business, not-for-profit, and government community, the Palisades Institute of Dominican University also aims to serve Dominican University students by fostering their participation in these educational opportunities.

    Health Night Research Symposium

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    Additional details to follow.

    Health Sciences Research Symposium

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    Check back for more details.

    Honors Program Spring Social

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    Honors Program Fall Social

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    Library Books Due Today!

    Kind Remind!

    Please return all Library Books to Sullivan Library today!

    Commencement Mass

    Location: Saint Dominic’s Convent Chapel

    4:00 PM

    All Graduates along with family and friends, are invited to the celebration of Mass in the Sisters of Saint Dominic Convent Chapel.  Anyone who wishes to participate in the mass should contact sister Barbara McEneany at (845) 848-4031 or the Student Development Office at (845) 848-4080.

    *Graduates must register for all pre-commencement events here:

    Freshman Move-In Day

    Senior Class Night

    Class night will take place immediately following the Commencement rehearsal.
    A champagne toast to the graduates will be made by the Dominican University Alumni Association and Career Development Center.
    Tapas will be served.

    Please make sure you are registered to attend pre-commencement events.

    Commencement Rehersal/Info Session

    Important information regarding Commencement will be shared at this event.

    Graduates can explore the layout of the event, find their section, and learn about what to expect on Commencement Day!