Congratulations to our graduates, proud Cortland families, friends and guests!
May 17 - Candidates report at 6 p.m. with student line-up ticket, cap, gown, tassel and hood.
Attend rehearsal at 2:30 p.m. in the Park Center Alumni Arena. All candidates for graduation are encouraged to attend. Rehearsal will last approximately 30 minutes.
Ceremony A report at 8:30 a.m. with student line-up ticket, cap, gown and tassel
Ceremony B report at 1:30 p.m. with student line-up ticket, cap, gown and tassel
Ceremony C report at 6 p.m. with student line-up ticket, cap, gown and tassel
Watch the ceremonies from anywhere.
Friday, May 17, at 7 p.m.
Tune in to watch the live stream of the Graduate Commencement Ceremony.
Saturday, May 18
Tune in to watch the live stream of the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies.
Ceremony A 9:30 a.m.
Ceremony B 2:30 p.m.
Ceremony C 7 p.m.
Faculty and staff marshals, student ushers and university police officers are available at all times for assistance and information. Faculty and staff marshals will be wearing Commencement regalia, the student ushers will be in black volunteer shirts and khaki pants, and university police officers will be in full uniform.
General Parking Use the campus entrance on Tompkins Street to access Lot C to the east of Park Center.
Accessible Parking Use the campus entrance on Tompkins Street where you will be directed to designated accessible parking. Accessibility tags/plates or provided accessibility seat ticket(s) should be visible.
University Police Department officers will be available throughout the lower area of campus to direct you to parking.
SUNY Cortland cares about the safety of its new graduates and their guests. As a precaution, backpacks and other items will be inspected before visitors enter the Alumni Arena for Commencement ceremonies. The College appreciates your cooperation in making this a safe and memorable event.