Lincoln Center Fun Facts: Graduation

Approximately 12,000 students from the New York area will participate in commencement exercises at Lincoln Center’s concert halls during “graduation season.”  Graduations from the most prestigious colleges and universities in New York take place at Avery Fisher and Alice Tully Halls, as well as a number of high school graduations. The graduation programs also attract top level speakers to the campus, and over the years such prominent figures as Rudolph Guilliani, Hillary Rodham Clinton, John E. Sununu, and Geraldine A. Ferraro have given commencement addresses to graduating classes.