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On behalf of The College at Brockport, State University of New York, and the university community, welcome to Commencement 2018.

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This promises to be an exciting time as we celebrate the accomplishments of our graduates.

We will celebrate on Friday, May 11, and Saturday, May 12, 2018. During our ceremonies, we will recognize our students and highlight our tradition, College pride, and community spirit. We’re proud of our students, and we look forward to celebrating their achievements.

The graduate and undergraduate ceremonies will be streamed live on the College's website, so family and friends can join the celebration from anywhere in the world.

Friday, May 11

Military Science (ROTC) Commissioning Ceremony
10 am in Tower Fine Arts Center
Reception immediately following

Graduate Ceremony
5 pm in the SERC Field House
Reception immediately following

Nursing Ceremony
6 pm in Tuttle North, Jim and John Vlogianitis Gymnasium
Reception immediately following

Teacher Certification Ceremony
For childhood-inclusive and adolescence-inclusive education teacher candidates in the Department of Education and Human Development
7:30 pm in the Seymour College Union Ballroom
Reception immediately following

Saturday, May 12

Undergraduate Morning Ceremony
For students from the School of Education, Health, and Human Services
9:30 am in the SERC Field House
Reception immediately following in Tuttle Gyms 205/206

Undergraduate Afternoon Ceremony
For students from the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Business and Management
2 pm in the SERC Field House
Reception immediately following in Tuttle Gyms 205/206

Not sure which School your program is in? Check these lists.

If you plan on participating in a Commencement ceremony in May 2018, submit the Application for Graduation as soon as possible, and no later than April 6, for your name to appear in the Commencement program and to be eligible to claim guest tickets to the ceremony. (Tickets will be required for the undergraduate ceremonies and will be available online beginning April 16. Tickets are not required for the graduate ceremony.)

Contact Us

Please check back to this website for updates. In the meantime, if you have questions regarding the 2018 Commencement ceremonies, email If you have questions regarding your degree requirements or online application to graduate, email Registration and Records at or visit the Rakov Center for Student Services.

Last Updated 11/20/18

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