Graduate Information

Senior Formal Information

Attention: Graduating Seniors!
Please see below for important information regarding Senior Formal, class rings and senior portraits.


Sessions for having your Senior Portrait taken will be available from Wednesday, April 16 through Thursday, April 17, at the University Center (Union campus) as follows:


Wednesday, April 16, 2014 : 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. / Location : UC 315
Thursday, April 17, 2014 : 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. / Location : UC 228
Kean Ocean campus - Friday, April 25, 2014 : 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. / Location : TBD

Log on to or call 1-800-OUR-YEAR™ (687-9327). Use School Code 518
Kean Ocean campus: Use School Code 7518.
Men - Suit/Business Attire
Women - Blouse/Business Attire
All - Cap & Gown: Black, Hood: Various, Tassel: Black

Students will be able to order prints of their senior portraits as well as have their photograph included in the 2013-2014 Kean University yearbook. Information about ordering your yearbook will be available soon!


Engrave your college memories with a class ring. Vendors will be on campus to display various options and to take students’ ring orders as follows:

February 25 : 10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

February 26: 10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

April 8 : 10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.


The Class of 2014 cordially invites all graduating seniors to this year’s Senior Formal, A Black and White Affair, on Friday, May 2, at the Sheraton Hotel in Parsippany, N.J. Festivities will commence with a cocktail hour at 8 p.m. Dinner will be served at 9 p.m.

You can be a part of this memorable event by purchasing a ticket for $50 per person at the Wilkins Box Office.  There are a LIMITED number of tickets on sale beginning Tuesday, February 4. Only graduating seniors who have completed graduation requirements for December 2013, or those who will be filing for graduation for May 2014 or August 2014, will be permitted to attend the formal. There is a limit of 2 tickets per Kean Student ID. Guests do not have to be a Kean student. Tickets are not transferable; ID will be checked at the door and must match the name of the student who purchased the ticket. 

Please print the Student Activity Participation Agreement, and bring the completed packet to the Wilkins Theatre Box Office when purchasing tickets. Tickets will be sold until Friday, April 4. No Exceptions!

Kean Ocean students
– please e-mail your Student Activity Participation Agreement to Once it is confirmed that your form has been received, you must call the Box Office at (908) 737-7469 to purchase your tickets. Tickets will be mailed to you.

Ticket price includes the cocktail hour, a full-course dinner, unlimited soft drinks and other amenities, including a variety of “mocktails” and entertainment. There will also be a four-hour cash bar open to all students with proper identification.

In addition, the hotel has made rooms available for our event at a discounted rate of $99 plus tax for those wishing to stay the night. Upon check-in, an additional $50 or valid credit card will be required for a security deposit.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Student Government at or (908) 737-5190 or (908) 737-5250.