2015 Commencement Information
Syracuse University's 161st Commencement will be May 10, 2015 at 9:30am in the Carrier Dome.
Syracuse University's schools and colleges host celebratory Convocations to individually recognize each degree candidate on stage and to present special awards. Download the 2015 Convocation Schedule.
Suggest a 2016 Speaker
Selecting a Commencement speaker begins more than a year ahead. Students, faculty, staff, alumni, community members, submit your 2016 Commencement speaker suggestions here
It's Time to File
To be part of Commencement, bachelor's and master's degree candidates must complete and file a Diploma Request form on MySlice.
Cap and Gown
Pick up your cap and gown May 4-8 in Schine Underground between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Bring your student ID. No pre-ordering is necessary. Check pick-up times and pricing (free for undergrads).
Syracuse University College of Law Commencement
The College of Law Commencement will be held Friday, May 8 at 1 p.m. in the Carrier Dome.
For more information, see lawcommencement.syr.edu
2015 Student Marshals
Pictures from the 2015 Student Marshal Luncheon can be found here.
Live streams of the college Convocations can be accessed at convocation.syr.edu on Saturday, May 9. A stream of Commencement will go live on Sunday, May 10 and can be accessed at SUgrad.syr.edu.
Commencement Announcement Letter
If you would like to invite your international family members and/or guests to Commencement, you may download the Commencement Announcement here to provide information about Commencement.
To ensure a safe and enjoyable event, all guests and degree candidates will go through security screening prior to entering Convocation and Commencement venues. Please allow additional time. Large bags (larger than 10" X 10") will not be allowed. Visit Security for more information.