HOSTOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE’S 45TH COMMENCEMENT Eugenio María de Hostos Community College of The City University of New York is proud to announce the College’s 45th Commencement. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at New York City Center, located on 130 West 55th Street, between 6th and 7th Avenues in midtown Manhattan. The ceremony will begin at 3:00 PM. About Hostos Community College Eugenio María de Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change that has been transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities since 1968. It serves as a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, as well as a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs. The College’s unique "Student Success Coaching Unit" provides students with individualized guidance and exemplifies its emphasis on student support services. Hostos offers 29 associate degree programs and five certificate programs that facilitate easy transfer to CUNY’s four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions. The College has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development that offers professional development courses and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. Hostos is part of The City University of New York (CUNY), the nation’s leading urban public university, which serves more than 480,000 students at 24 colleges.