After Princeton graduation, ROTC students are commissioned as U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force officers .
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley, Class of 1980, commissioned 14 members of Princeton’s Class of 2023 at a ceremony on May 30.
Three seniors awarded Labouisse Prize for international civic engagement projects .
Princeton University seniors David Amelemah, Zachariah Sippy and Jack Thompson have been awarded the Henry Richardson Labouisse 1926 Prize to pursue international civic engagement projects for one year following graduation.
Graduates at Princeton’s 2023 Commencement are called to action on behalf of free speech and equality .
The May 30 ceremony featured remarks from President Christopher L. Eisgruber, valedictory and salutatory addresses, and the awarding of undergraduate and graduate degrees.
Princeton is led by Christopher L. Eisgruber, a constitutional scholar who became our 20th president in 2013. The trustees are responsible for the overall direction of the University. Our academic officers and officers of the corporation oversee various aspects of University governance.
Princeton University advances learning through scholarship, research, and teaching of unsurpassed quality, with an emphasis on undergraduate and doctoral education that is distinctive among the world’s great universities, and with a pervasive commitment to serve the nation and the world.
- 1746College of New Jersey founded in Elizabeth, New Jersey, by the Presbyterian Synod
- 1896Name officially changed to Princeton University
- 1900Graduate School established
- 1969Trustees vote to admit women undergraduates
- 2001Financial aid policy changes, replacing loans with grants that do not need to be repaid