The End of Year show for all three schools is available online.

The Albert Nerken School of Engineering mechanical engineering seniors share their capstone projects online and invite feedback of their work.  Alumni can vote for the best project showcase. Voting for best project closes on May 11, 2021 with best projects announced on May 13, 2021.

The Civil Engineering Dept. will be hosting capstone presentations on Tuesday 5/11/21 from 2-4pm EDT. Please contact CE Dept. Chair & Professor, Vito Guido for more information. The Electrical Engineering Dept. will be hosting senior project presentations on Friday, 5/14/21 from 10am-2:30pm EDT. Please contact EE Dept. Chair & Professor, Fred Fontaine for more information.

Cooper Union Art Students are joining with other students of other art schools for the NYCxDesign Student Showcase on May 17, 2021

Senior Art Student Exhibits are ongoing. See Schedule for shows beginning 5/05/21.

The 2020 EOYS is still available as a virtual exhibit at

The Cooper Union’s 161st Commencement is on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 Graduation information for both 2020 and 2021 graduates can be found here. The Commencement is a mixture of in-person and virtual activities. The speakers will speak virtually. The invited commencement speaker, is artist and alumna Wangechi Mutu A’96.

The FSAE race car competition traditionally held in May will take place this year in July, in Brooklyn, Michigan. Alumni who wish to attend can contact the team by sending an email to

Typographics, the annual festival on the contemporary use of type organized by The Cooper Union’s Type@Cooper and the Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography, will be spread out from June 1 to July 1, 2021 as it continues online.