Commencement Weekend

On Saturday, May 14, 2016, Syracuse University’s schools and colleges will hold celebratory Convocations to individually recognize degree candidates and to present special awards. Tickets are not needed to attend. Convocations are followed by receptions, where students and families have the opportunity to mingle with faculty. Questions regarding Convocation seating, attire, or rehearsals should be referred to the school or college of the student’s major.  

Print a copy of the 2016 Convocation Schedule

On Sunday, May 15, 2016, Syracuse University will hold its Commencement in the Carrier Dome at 9:30 a.m.

Future Commencement Dates:


Convocation (Saturday):

Commencement (Sunday):


May 13

May 14


May 12

May 13