Faq's

What room do I report to for my session?
Campus Center Basement Rm B35.

How long will a photo session take?
Depending on how busy the photographers are at the time, the amount of time your session takes will vary. Try to schedule an appointment where you will have around 30 minutes of free time. You will also be filling out a questionnaire about your experience at NJIT and will have the opportunity to purchase a yearbook.

What should I wear for my session?
MEN: Your session will include poses in your own dress shirt, tie, and jacket plus poses in academic cap and gown. The studio will provide the academic attire.
WOMEN: Your session will include poses in your own blouse, sweater, or business attire plus poses in academic cap and gown. The studio will provide the academic attire.
NOTE (if you would like to color coordinate) that for Bachelor’s and Master’s candidates, academic attire will consist of a black gown plus colored hood according to college/degree:
NCE: Orange (All degrees)
CoAD: Purple (All degrees)
CSLA: White (BA/MA), Gold (BS/MS)
SOM: Brown (All degrees)
CCS: Gold (All degrees)
For PhD candidates, academic attire will consist of a red robe.

What should I bring?
Cash/check/card to purchase the 2016 Yearbook! The special deals during graduation portraits will be:
Regular Price: $60
Make checks payable to "NJIT Nucleus Yearbook."
You can also pre-order a yearbook now by visiting our "Order Now" section.

When do I pay for the portraits?
It is FREE to register for and take your portraits. If you would like to purchase the photos, a packet of proofs will be sent to you within 2 weeks of your session.

Which pose will appear in the yearbook?
The gown pose will appear in the yearbook. By registering for and attending your Portrait Session, your photo will automatically be included in the yearbook. You can choose which gown pose you would like in the yearbook when you receive the proofs (if you do not choose one, it will be chosen for you).

Can I retake my photos if I do not like how they turn out?
We're sure you look great in all your photos! But if you want to retake them, you can just sign up for another session as long as dates and times are still available, free of charge. The following are all the dates we will have for the 2016-2017 academic year:
October 17 - 20
November 28 - December 1
January 30 - February 2
March 20 - 23

Where can I find information about the commencement ceremony?
Nucleus is not involved in the planning of the commencement ceremony. For more information, visit commencement.njit.edu. More information about commencement will be available as the date approaches.